Tag: Hindu festival 2013

Rath Yatra Puri 2013

| July 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Noxious Procession at the Rath Yatra Puri Rath Yatra Puri 2013 When it happens: July 10 2013 Where it happens: Orissa, India History: The Rath Yatra Puri started in the time of Svarochisha Manu and continued until the second half of the lifetime of Lord Brahma. It is believed that when Lord Rama was getting [...]

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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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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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