Chhath Puja – The Sun Festival

Chhath Puja or Bihari chhath is an Indian ancient historic festival celebrated in the Indian subcontinent especially in the states of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Orissa, Assam & in many other states of India and abroad too. Chhath Puja is also celebrated in some regions of Nepal, Fiji, South Africa, United States, United Kingdom, New Zealand,… Continue reading Chhath Puja – The Sun Festival

Christmas Day – History, Background, Celebration

What is Christmas Day? Christmas Day or Xmas, celebrated on December 25th every year, is an essential Christian festival which is celebrated by billions of people around the world. It is mainly celebrated by Christian communities spread all over the world, but many non-Christian communities of the world, also celebrate it with the same joy. It’s… Continue reading Christmas Day – History, Background, Celebration

Raksha Bandhan – The Festival of Brother & Sister

Raksha Bandhan is one of the most auspicious festivals celebrated in India. Raksha Bandhan is a famous, Hindu cultural festival that is celebrated by every brother & sisters of India. The sister ties a rakhi – a colourful thread, an amulet to brother’s wrist & the brother gifts his sister. The word Raksha means protecting &… Continue reading Raksha Bandhan – The Festival of Brother & Sister

Diwali – The Festival of Light

Diwali, Deepavali or Dipavali is also known as ‘festival of lights‘ is a famous festival in India. It is celebrated in every corner of the country by various Indian communities. It is a festival of joy, peace, and happiness. Almost celebrated everywhere, it is celebrated mainly by Hindus, Jains, and Sikhs. There is much reason for its celebration, but… Continue reading Diwali – The Festival of Light

Holi Festival – The Festival of Colours & Happiness

About Holi Festival Originated from India, Holi Festival is a Hindu spring festival that is celebrated primarily by Indians. On the other hand, it has a wide reach in Nepal and many other countries to the west of the globe. It is also acknowledged by “festival of colours” and “festival of love and rejoice”. The… Continue reading Holi Festival – The Festival of Colours & Happiness