Holi hai bhai Holi hai…Bura Na Mano Holi hai !

It’s a unique festival, the likes of which are probably not found anywhere else in the world. A boisterous yet colourful celebration of the many myths, legends and deities associated with it. Holi is marked as much by religious fever and devotion as it is by loud music, traditional dances and of course the forceful scrubbing of bright gulal and abeer on friends and relatives. … Continue reading Holi hai bhai Holi hai…Bura Na Mano Holi hai !

Happy Shivratri : Har Har Mahadev !

Mahashivratri is an annual festival dedicated to the supreme personality Lord Shiva. Maha Shivaratri is the main hindu festival among the Shaiva hindu diaspora from Nepal and India. It is a major festival that is solemn and marks a remembrance of ‘overcoming darkness and ignorance’ in life and the world. Shiva was married to goddess Parvati on this day. Maha Shivaratri is observed by worshipping … Continue reading Happy Shivratri : Har Har Mahadev !

Happy Lohri and Makar Sankranti : Best wishes!

India is the land of festivals. Lohdi and Makar Sankranti is one of the important festivals of Hindu religion that they celebrate with great joy and happiness. The festival is celebrated every year on 13 to 15 January depending upon the solar cycle. They celebrate by taking an early morning holy dip in the river and offering prayers to the sun. Lohri Festival : Lohri, … Continue reading Happy Lohri and Makar Sankranti : Best wishes!