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Gudi Padwa

| July 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Gudi Padwa /गुढी पाडवा-2013 When:  April 11, 2013(4/11/2013) on the Gregorian calendar. Where: Maharashtra, India History: Gudi Padwa/गुढी पाडवा  is the Marathi (natives of Maharashtra) version of the New Year, the same celebration known as Ugadi in other parts of India like Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. On this day, the Hindu god Brahma is believed [...]

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The Fourth of July-Independence Day of USA

| July 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Fourth of July Independence Day of USA When and Where: Probably, the most awaited event, in the lives of American people is the Independence Day celebration. Also , popularly referred to as ‘the Fourth of July”, this is the day that holds special regard in the heart of many Americans, as on this day [...]

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Mid-Autumn Mooncake Festival 2012, Singapore

| July 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mid Autumn Festival/Mooncake Festival 2012, Singapore When: October 2012 Where: Singapore,China,Malaysia,Vietnam Other Names:Moon Festival,Lantern Festival,Peh Goeh Cheh (八月節) Mid-autumn/Mooncake Festival, Singapore is a festival celebrated on the fifteenth day of the eight month in the lunar capital. It is celebrated every year when the moon shines on its brightest. It is also known as “zhong [...]

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Halloween 2012 USA

| July 4, 2012 | 1 Comment

 Halloween 2012-Federal holidays USA When: 31st October 2012. Where: USA.             Halloween is a shortened term for All Hallows’ Eve. It is a holiday observed every year on October 31 which is the night before All Saints’ Day. In contrast to the Day of the Dead, the celebration of this day is different according to [...]

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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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