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Bhai Dooj

| July 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bhau-beej -Bhai Dooj 2012-Bhai Phota Festival When: 15th November 2012 Where: India             Bhai Dooj. The word Bhai means brother and Dooj means the second day after the new moon. The custom commonly includes the sisters going to the house of the brother and bringing the teeka (a mark worn on the forehead) to her [...]

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United Nations Day

| July 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

United Nations Day When: October 24 Where:New York(USA), Hague (Netherlands), Geneva (Switzerland), Vienna (Austria) and Nairobi (Kenya)             United Nations Day The four permanent members of the council are the United States, the United Kingdom, France, and the Republic of China. Since the year of 1948, the anniversary of the event has been named United [...]

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Raksha Bandhan 2012 India

| June 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

 Raksha Bandhan 2012 India             Raksha Bandhan India is a festival observed to commemorate the relationship between sisters and brothers. Raksha Bandhan means bond of protection, and is also called as Rakhi Purnima in some parts of India. The main ceremony includes the tying of the sacred thread known as rakhi to the wrist of [...]

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Friendship Day 2012

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Strengthening Bonds on Friendship Day 2012             International Friendship Day is a day dedicated to friends. It has been celebrated in South American countries especially in Paraguay where it was first proposed in 1958. Initially, it was created by the greeting card industry in response to the goring popularity of social networking websites, particularly in [...]

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