Tag: Festival

Happy Onam to all!

Happy Onam to all!

The festive season of Onam, which falls in the Malayalam month of Chingam every year (between August and September), is a ten-day carnival for the Malayalees. Onam being a harvest festival, it is the time to thank God for the bountiful yield.

Shubh Janmashtami!

Shubh Janmashtami!

  Krishna Janmashtami also called Gokulashtami celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna, an avatar of the Hindu deity Vishnu. Janmashtami celebrations take place at midnight since Lord Krishna was said to be born then. The idol of Lord Krishna is bathed, adorned in new clothes and jewellery, placed in a cradle and worshiped.

Celebrating Raksha Bandhan!

Celebrating Raksha Bandhan!

Raksha Bandhan is a festival primarily observed in North India, which celebrates the relationship between brothers and sisters. The festival is observed to celebrate brotherhood and love.

Happy Friendship Day!

Happy Friendship Day!

Friendship Day started off in 1935. This day is celebrated every year on the first Sunday of August. This is the time to reunite with old friends whom we have lost touch with and celebrate those special moments we have spent together.

Eid Mubarak!

Eid Mubarak!

Eid is celebrated after the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. It’s a three-day festival observed by the Muslim community and holds great religious significance across the globe. Eid-ul-Fitr literally means ‘festival of breaking the fast’. This festival symbolizes faith and is celebrated based on an Islamic belief by following the form of social …

Happy Buddha Purnima!

Happy Buddha Purnima!

Buddha Purnima falls on the full moon night in the month of  Vaisakha commemorating the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha. Lord Buddha was born in 623 BC and received enlightenment in 588 BC.