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Ganesh Chaturthi 2012

| June 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

 Ganesh Chaturthi 2012 Ganesh Chaturthi 2012 is a Hindu festival of the son of the goddess Parvati and Lord Shiva known as Ganesha. He is believed to bestow his presence for all his devotees on earth for the entire duration of the celebration. It is the day that Lord Shiva declared Ganesha as superior to [...]

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Janmashtami Festival 2012 India

| June 30, 2012 | 1 Comment

Janmashtami Festival  2012 India             The Janmashtami Festival India is a Hindu festival celebrated to commemorate the avatar of the God Vishnu, Krishna. Krishna Janmashtami is practiced on the eight day of the dark half of the Shraayana month in the Hindu calendar. This festival often falls on mid August to mid September in the [...]

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Teej Festival 2012

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Celebrating Teej Festival in Various Ways             Dedicated to the Goddess Parvati, Teej festival is celebrated for Hindu women. It is mainly celebrated in Nepal to commemorate the union of the Goddess to Lord Shiva. It is also celebrated in some states of India. It usually takes place on the fortnight of the bright moon [...]

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Independence Day of India 2012

| June 27, 2012 | 1 Comment

Independence Day of India 2012             On the fifteenth day of August, the Independence Day of India is commemorated. It is the nation’s birth as a sovereign nation from the British rule in 1947. This day is considered to be a national holiday in India. Flag raising ceremonies are conducted by the local administration all [...]

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Deepavali(diwali) Festival 2012 India

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Deepavali Festival 2012 India Deepavali is one of the biggest Hindu festivals that signals the start of the Hindu New Year and also symbolizes the victory of good over evil. Known as the ‘Festival of lights’, this festival covers a span of six days with each of the days holding a special significance. Literally speaking, [...]

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