Tag: Traditional

Wish You All a Happy Maha Shivaratri!

Wish You All a Happy Maha Shivaratri!

The festival of Maha Shivaratri is observed by the worshippers of Lord Shiva. On this day, the devotees visit the Shiv temple and are up all night singing bhajans in praise of the Lord. They observe a strict fast and consume only milk and fruits.

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.

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.