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…]