Dev Deepawali – a celestial happening. Lakhs of illuminated earthen lamps dot the stairs of various Ghats and adjoining majestic palatial buildings with an equal number seen floating gingerly on the holy waters of the River Ganges. There is a strong aroma of incense and sacred chanting of Mantras add a religious fervor to the..
Festival of lights.. !! Very first thing that strikes our mind is Diwali. One of the most important festivals of Hindus celebrated every year during the autumn season. Its spirituality signifies the victory of light over the darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil and hope over despair. The festival is the five-day celebration where..
Hindus across UP celebrate Sharad Navratri. Navratri translates to nine nights of devotion and festivities in honor of Goddess Durga or Shakti. Soon after the culmination of Navratri is the holy occasion Vijay Dashmi, which is also celebrated as Dussehra. Dussehra marks the epic defeat of Ravana by Lord Ram according to the Ramayana. In..
The vibrant and jubilant festival of Durga Puja, also known as Durgotsava, Dussehra or Vijayadashmi, is celebrated across India as per the auspicious Hindu religious calendar in the month of Ashvin or Ashwayuja, which usually coincides with time between the months September to November, as per the Gregorian calendar. This multi-day Navratri festival features..
The name itself brings about the purity and naturality referring to ‘VINDHYACHAL’. It is a city of Hindu pilgrimage site having a number of temples to visit. Vindhyachal is a town in Mirzapur district of Uttar Pradesh. The history of this place suggests that the demon Mahishasura died here who Markandeya Purana had incarnated to..