The Magh Mela is a yearly gathering of Hindu pilgrims and devotees in Prayag, on the banks of Triveni Sangam. Triveni is the confluence of river Ganga, Yamuna, and Saraswati. In 2018, Magh Mela begins on January 2 and ends on February 13. Magh Mela is also known as mini Kumbh Mela. In years..
Makar Sankranti is a Hindu festival that is celebrated in the month of January. On this day the Sun transit into the tropic of Capricorn with the end of winters and start of longer days. In a span of one year, there are twelve Sankranti because the sun transits from one zodiac to another.Makar Sankranti..
The city of Ghats, Ganges, the ultimate place of pilgrimage for Hindus-Varanasi also known for being the oldest city in the world is full of festivity, fervor, and gaiety. Varanasi has been a cultural center of North India for several thousand years and is closely associated with the Ganges. Hindus believe that death in this..
Uttar Pradesh is a blessed state, which is known for offering various unforgettable experiences to its visitors. The diversity in its landscape, culture, religion, food, wildlife, art and everything else is matchless. It is no exaggeration if said that one lifetime is not enough for enjoying the offerings of this wonderful place. So, to make..
Uttar Pradesh is one of the most culturally vibrant states in India. The state has a celebrated past of which it is very proud. UP has a special place in Hinduism. This land is the birthplace of two of the most widely known deities of Hinduism, Lord Rama, and Lord Krishna. Varanasi has a special..