Tag: 2012 Public Holidays India

Gurunanak Jayanti 2012

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Celebrating the lively Guru nanak Jayanti Gurunanak Jayanti 2012/Sikh Guru nanak Birthday When it happens: 28th November 2012 Where it happens: All places in India Gurunanak Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of the faith among the Sikhs. It is an event gloriously celebrated all over India and it is an [...]

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Gandhi Jayanti

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Gandhi Jayanti – Celebrating One Man; Two Virtues When it happens:  October 2, 2012 Where it happens:  India                 Gandhi Jayanti is a national holiday celebrated in India to mark the birth of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, who is best known by Indians as their ‘Father of the Nation’.  It is held every October 2 of [...]

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Navratri 2012-Sharad Navratri 2012

| July 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Navratri 2012-Sharad Navratri 2012 When: 16th October – 23rd October Where: Gujarat, West Bengal and other parts of India History: To the uninitiated, the numerous Hindu deities pose confusion especially when each of their special days are honored and celebrated. This is exactly what happens in India when their Mother Goddess is worshipped and honored [...]

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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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