Tag: Calendar 2013

Basant Panchami 2013

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Basant Panchami 2013 When it happens:  Mid-February(Friday, 15th February 2013) Where it happens: Northern India  History: The celebration of the arrival of spring is universal: All cultures throughout the world celebrate it in one form or another. No matter what underlying beliefs there are in the changing of seasons, one thing is certain: People celebrate [...]

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Adelaide Fringe Festival 2013

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Adelaide Fringe Festival 2013 When it happens: Late February to mid-March(22 February – 17 March, 2013)  Where it happens: Adelaide, South Australia  History: The Adelaide Fringe Festival 2013 was started in 1960 as an alternative venue for local artists who are not given mainstream attention in the Adelaide Festival of the Arts. The festival grew [...]

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Jaipur Literature Festival 2013

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 When it happens: late January(January 24-28 in 2013) Where it happens: Diggi Palace, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India History: Launched in 2006 by the Jaipur Virasat Foundation founded by Faith Singh, the Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 was initially conceived as the literary segment of the Jaipur Heritage International Festival, but won ‘independence’ from [...]

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Hong Kong Arts Festival 2013

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Hong Kong Arts Festival 2013 When it happens: February 21 – March 22 2013 Where it happens: Various venues in Hong Kong History: The Hong Kong Arts Festival 2013 was launched in 1973 to provide venue for artists in a broad spectrum of performing arts, classical music, theater, opera, and popular entertainment exposed to less [...]

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Harbin Ice Lantern Festival China 2013

| August 6, 2012 | 1 Comment

Harbin Ice Lantern Festival China 2013 When it happens: January to February(Expected to start from January 5th 2013) Where it happens: Heilongjiang Province, China History: The most north-easterly portion of the Chinese mainland is right on the Russian border, which means that its climate is not that far off from frigid Siberia. Winters are unusually [...]

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