Tag: Hindu festival 2012

India Public Holidays 2012 Calendar

| July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

India Holiday Calendar 2012 Incredible India, as the name suggests India is indeed an incredible land. It’s a mini earth in its variety. With more than 5000 year history, it represents every cultural and religious institution that’s existing in this universe. India is exalted for its most vibrant beauties it homes and the colors it [...]

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Nag Panchami

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Charming the Snakes in Nag Panchami, India Nag Panchami 2012 When it happens: July 24; 5th day of Shraavana Where it happens: South India History             Nag Panchami, India is a festival held in some parts of India to worship live cobras (Nagas) or their images. It is celebrated on the fifth day of the [...]

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Karva Chauth Festival 2012

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sweets for Your Sweet at the Karva Chauth Festival Karva Chauth Festival 2012: When it happens: Friday, 2nd November 2012 Where it happens: Northern part of India Karva Chauth is an annual festival celebrated Hindu and some Sikh married women in India. Women fast from sunrise to moonrise to  pray for a happy married life [...]

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Govardhan Puja 2012

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Govardhan Puja  ̶  Celebrating Nature Govardhan Puja 2012: When it happens: 11th November 2012 Where it happens: All parts of India Govardhan Puja is a festival celebrated extensively to worship the Govardhan Parbat. It is also called as Annakut, which means ‘heap of grain’. This festival is to commemorate how Lord Krishna, an Avatar of [...]

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Dhanteras 2012

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Dhanteras – The Festival of Glorious Spending Dhanteras 2012: When it happens: 11th November 2012 Where it happens: All parts of India Dhanteras is a two-day festival of wealth and prosperity celebrated in India celebrated on the first day of the five-day Diwali Festival. What makes this festival distinct from other festival and celebrations is [...]

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