Hindu festivals are celebrated all throughout the year. They are determined as per the Hindu calendar. [Read more…]
The Hindu Religion is known for its different Puja rituals. One such famous and important Puja ritual is Govardhan Puja. [Read more…]
Diwali or Deepavali is by far the most popular and extravagant festival of the Hindu Religion. Its significance is such that Diwali is also celebrated by the followers of Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism in various forms and customs. It will not be an exaggeration to repute this festival as the biggest festival of India. Diwali is also celebrated in various parts of the world with equal enthusiasm. It is known as the “Festival of Lights”. [Read more…]
Dussehra or Vijayadashami is one of the major Hindu Festivals. It is celebrated with great joy, enthusiasm, and reverence throughout India. Dussehra symbolizes the Victory of Good over Evil. According to popular Hindu legend, it was on this day that Lord Rama killed the demon Ravana.
It is also celebrated to mark the triumph of Mother Goddess Durga over demon Mahishasura. It was on this day that Goddess Durga killed demon Mahishasura and freed the Universe from evil forces. [Read more…]
Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most popular festivals in India. This spectacular festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Ganesh – The Elephant Headed God. He is the foremost Hindu God and is always worshiped in the beginning of every auspicious occasion. ‘He’ is the God of Education, Wisdom, Prosperity and Good Fortune. [Read more…]
India is the country of festivals and we love to celebrate festivals. Most of the festivals don’t have any fixed date because festival dates are calculated as per Hindu calendar. Every year there is a new date for the same festival so we can’t remember festival dates. So here is the date list of Hindu Festivals in 2015. This Hindu Festival Calendar will help you to know when your favourite festival will be celebrated in 2015. [Read more…]