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Why is Sharad Purnima Celebrated? October 14, 2016 12:07

The Sharad Purnima also called as Kojagari Purnima or Kumar Purnima is a harvest festival celebrated on the full moon day of the Hindu lunar month of Ashvin (September-October). This festival marks the end of…

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Enjoy The Frenzy Of Durga Puja At Kolkata October 05, 2016 13:49

When it’s time to for Durga Puja holidays, you get so excited to visit places around India. Many of us think of visiting Kolkata, but every time you go there you end up standing in…

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Don’t Miss These Pandals This Durga Pooja October 04, 2016 18:26

A Mega bonanza festival for Bengali’s are here. From October 7th, the streets of Kolkata is going to be flooded with Bengalis making their way for pandal hopping. Every year, puja organisers try hard to…

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Navratri & It's Significance October 01, 2016 12:58

In the month of 'Aswayuja ' from 'Padyami' to 'Dasmi' are auspicious days of 'Navratri' which are celebrated with great joy. During Navratri' many pujas and 'homas' are perfornmed in honor of mother Durga. The…

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Eid-Al-Adha Mubarak ! September 13, 2016 10:55

Bakrid is one of the most popular festivals celebrated by the Muslims all over the world where it is known as Eid-Al-Adha. Animals like goat, sheep, cow or camel are sacrificed on this day. It…

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Rakhi: The Festival of Siblings August 18, 2016 13:49

Raksha Bandhan also called Rakhi Purnima or Rakhi or "Rakhri" is an Indian and Nepali festival. The same festival is also celebrated as Janai Purnima in hilly regions of Nepal.It is a festival which depicts…

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Sri Rama Navami celebrations April 15, 2016 12:30

On the occasion of the birth of Lord Rama, Sri Rama Navami is celebrated every year on Navami Tithi, during Shukla Paksha of Chaitra month. Rama was believed to be born during Madhyahna period (middle…

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Ugadi - Everything you need to know April 07, 2016 13:15

Popularly known as the new year of the Telugu people across the world, along with the Telugu states, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Ugadi will be celebrated every year.However, the people who live in the north…

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Holi: Colours and concerns March 23, 2016 11:05

Commemorating the victory of good over evil, brought about by the burning and destruction of the demoness named Holika, the Holi festival has good significance in the country. This was enabled through unwavering devotion to…

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3 reasons to celebrate Maha Shivaratri March 07, 2016 12:21

Maha Shivaratri, the night of the worship of Lord Shiva, occurs on the 14th night of the new moon during the dark half of the Phalguna month (in North India) and in Magha month (in…

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Christmas tree: Which is better? A real or fake? December 24, 2015 16:32

While many are concerned about the gifts, buying clothes and many more for the Christmas, a few would be surrounded around the thoughts of deciding a tree, from the two options – Natural and Artificial.…

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Deepavali delights November 10, 2015 13:29

As Autumn arrives, people welcom the season of festivals. Every year people celebrate Diwali also called as Deepavali. It is the most celebrated among the several Hindu festivals in India.In countries like India, Pakistan,Malaysia, Mauritius, …

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