Category: Festivals

Navaratri significance 0

Significance of Navaratri

In Samskrit, Navratri literally means nine nights. It is a very popular festival celebrated across India. Navaratri is celebrated in the form of feminine energy of the divine called as Goddess Durga. There are...

Ganesha Symbolism 0

Symbolism of Lord Ganesha

Lord Ganesha is the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. He is called in many other names such as Ganapati, Vinayaka etc.He is regarded as the lord of prosperity, fortune, success. He is...

Panchang 0

Monthly Calendar / Panchanga for July 2016

Hindu Panchang for July 2016: Manmatha nama Samvatsara – Uttarayana – Grishma Rutu – Jyeshta / Ashadha Masa. Also some of the important astrological combinations have been given.   1 Jul 2016 Friday Vaishnava...

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Yugadi or ugadi Festival

Yugadi or Ugadi is one of the important festival celebrated as New year day in many parts of India. It is mainly celebrated in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. In Maharashtra, it is called...

Holi Festival 0

Everything about Holi Festival

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Holi Festival: The Carnival of Colours Holi is celebrated as a festival of colours in India and across the world. It is the festival of...

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Holi Festival: The Carnival of Colours

Holi is celebrated as a festival of colours in India and across the world. It is the festival of colours, emotions, happiness and It is celebrated as a festival of victory of good over...

Natural colours 0

How to make colours at home

Holi will be celebrated across the country with fun and frolic. In olden days, festival of Holi was celebrated using natural colours. But today every street and corner of the country is filled with...

Lord Shiva 0

Different forms of Lord Shiva

Lord Shiva, who is called as ‘Mahadeva’, means ‘great god’. Lord Shiva is one of the trimurthis or forms along with Brahma and Vishnu. Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva has a cosmic responsibilities of Creation,...