Diwali, also known as Deepavali, is one of the most celebrated and eagerly awaited festivals in India. It's a festival that symbolizes the triumph of light over darkness and good over evil. In 2023, Diwali falls on November 12,...
The much-awaited festival of Karwa Chauth is approaching, and married Hindu women are preparing to celebrate it enthusiastically. Predominantly observed in Northern India, it is also called Karaka Chaturthi or Karva Chauth. During this festival, married women observe a...
Halloween, the much-anticipated holiday celebrated for centuries, is just around the corner in 2023. It's that time of the year when the air turns chilly, the leaves fall, and people, young and old, dress up in their favorite costumes...
Dussehra, known as Vijayadashami, is an annual Hindu celebration observed by people all over the country. It occurs on the tenth day of Navratri and the fifth day of Durga Puja. In 2023, this significant festival falls on October...
Dussehra, also known as Vijayadashami, is a significant Hindu festival celebrated to commemorate the triumph of good over evil. It marks the day when Lord Rama defeated the demon king Ravana and Maa Durga's victory over Mahishasura. People celebrate...
According to Hindu mythology, Durga represents the divine power or Shakti, and believers hold that she assumes various forms to defeat evil forces in different eras. Durga Puja commemorates this triumph over evil, with devotees honoring the nine incarnations...
Maa Kushmanda is revered on the fourth day of Navratri, which falls on October 18. Let's delve into the significance, worship procedure, auspicious timings, required materials, and more details about this occasion.   The fourth day of Navratri, which falls on...
Shardiya Navratri is an auspicious festival celebrated with great fervor in India. It lasts nine days and is a time of devotion, fasting, and celebration. During this period, many people abstain from consuming certain foods to purify their bodies...
As Shardiya Navratri approaches, let's examine the festival calendar and delve into the significance of each day, dedicated to one of the nine forms of Maa Durga. The auspicious festival of Shardiya Navratri is just around the corner, and...
In Bihar and UP, mothers celebrate Jitiya to seek blessings for their children's long life and happiness. Learn about the rituals and auspicious timings during this 3-day festival. Jitiya or Jivitputrika Vrat is a 3-day fasting observed by Hindu...