Tag: Festival

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 …

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Wish You All a Happy Akshaya Tritiya

Akshaya Tritiya is an auspicious festival that falls on the third day after Amavasi (no moon) in the Hindu month of Vaishakha. The most popular legend associated with Akshaya Tritiya is that of Sudama visiting Lord Krishna with the hope of solving his poverty.

Wish You All A Very Happy Dussehra

Wish You All A Very Happy Dussehra

Dussehra falls on the tenth day after the festival of Navratri. It symbolizes the triumph of good over evil as Lord Rama vanquished Ravana who had abducted his wife Sita. The highlight of Dussehra is Ram Lila.

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.