This section informs you about the deeper significance behind Indian festivals and their celebration across the world.

Significance of Karwa Chauth

Significance of Karwa Chauth

By Raksha Paharia

Worship of Lord Shiva during the holy month of Shravan

Worship of Lord Shiva during the holy month of Shravan

By Raksha Paharia

Significance of Chhath Puja

Significance of Chhath Puja

By Raksha Paharia

April 14 is celebrated as New Year across India

April 14 is celebrated as New Year across India

By Sanjeev Nayyar

How PANA SANKRANTI is celebrated in Odisha

How PANA SANKRANTI is celebrated in Odisha

By Colonel JC Mahanti-Retired

Celebrating the Malayalee New Year Vishu

Celebrating the Malayalee New Year Vishu

By Uma Maheshwari

BOHAG BIHU WELCOMING THE SPRING IN ASSAM

BOHAG BIHU WELCOMING THE SPRING IN ASSAM

By Mitrajit Deb

Ringing in the Tamil New Year Puthandu

Ringing in the Tamil New Year Puthandu

By Lakshmi Sarma

Usaba Dangsil is Bali`s Festival of Gratitude

Usaba Dangsil is Bali`s Festival of Gratitude

By Putu Eka Prayastiti Kefani

Fading Festivals of Odisha

Fading Festivals of Odisha

By Colonel JC Mahanti-Retired

Nine Nights of Women Power

Nine Nights of Women Power

By Vimla Patil

Navratri and Dandiya Raas in the Indus Valley

Navratri and Dandiya Raas in the Indus Valley

By Bibhu Dev Misra

World Culture Festival Curtain Raiser - Chalo Delhi

World Culture Festival Curtain Raiser - Chalo Delhi

By Shoba Naidu

BOITA BANDANA UTSHAVA AND BALI YATRA IN ODISHA

BOITA BANDANA UTSHAVA AND BALI YATRA IN ODISHA

By Colonel JC Mahanti-Retired

MANABASA GURUBARA AND PRATHAMA ASTAMI

MANABASA GURUBARA AND PRATHAMA ASTAMI

By Colonel JC Mahanti-Retired

Sangai Festival showcases Manipur

Sangai Festival showcases Manipur

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Krishna expands to create Raas Raaseshwari Sri Radhey

Krishna expands to create Raas Raaseshwari Sri Radhey

By Seema Burman

DARKNESS TO LIGHT - GURU AS An AWAKENER

DARKNESS TO LIGHT - GURU AS An AWAKENER

By Dr B R Sharma

Temples, festivals and fairs of Tripura

Temples, festivals and fairs of Tripura

By Dr Gautam Kumar Bera

Kanvar Mela - Adventure holiday in Indian style

Kanvar Mela - Adventure holiday in Indian style

By Maria Wirth

Lord Rama - Born to Teach

Lord Rama - Born to Teach

By Shubhavilas Das

The deeper symbolic meaning of Ganesha and the message conveyed

The deeper symbolic meaning of Ganesha and the message conveyed

By Sanjay Rao

Midnight - An Offering for Janmashtami

Midnight - An Offering for Janmashtami

By Aditi Banerjee

An offering on Guru Purnima

An offering on Guru Purnima

By Aditi Banerjee

An Offering for Gaura Purnima

An Offering for Gaura Purnima

By Aditi Banerjee

Reflections on Maha Shivaratri

Reflections on Maha Shivaratri

By Aditi Banerjee

I did it- Kumbh Poornima-I did it

I did it- Kumbh Poornima-I did it

By Seema Burman

The Great Night of Shiva and Parvati

The Great Night of Shiva and Parvati

By Seema Burman

Now that Diwali is over__lets have some more fun

Now that Diwali is over__lets have some more fun

By Ram Lingam

The Bonfires of `Magh Bihu`

The Bonfires of `Magh Bihu`

By Babita Baruah

Tulsi Vivaha

Tulsi Vivaha

By Vimla Patil

Deepavali- A Heady Cocktail of Fun, Frolic and Philosophy

Deepavali- A Heady Cocktail of Fun, Frolic and Philosophy

By T.N.Sethumadhavan

Ganapati Bappa calling

Ganapati Bappa calling

By Ram Lingam

DIWALI in London

DIWALI in London

By Vimla Patil

Haridwar-Rishikesh Mahakumbh Mela 2010

Haridwar-Rishikesh Mahakumbh Mela 2010

By Pia Prasad

A celebration of faith - Thaipusam

A celebration of faith - Thaipusam

By Manorama Ukidve

The Coming of Spring And Basant Panchami

The Coming of Spring And Basant Panchami

By Meena Om

Why is Diwali celebrated

Why is Diwali celebrated

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Durga worship

Durga worship

By Prabuddha Bharata

Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Guru Purnima

Guru Purnima

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Significance of Holi

Significance of Holi

By Seema Burman

Significance of Janamashtami

Significance of Janamashtami

By Sanjeev Nayyar

All you wanted to know about the Kumbha Mela

All you wanted to know about the Kumbha Mela

By Prabuddha Bharata

Mahagam festival in Kumbakonam

Mahagam festival in Kumbakonam

By Laura Kelly

Why do we celebrate Makar Sakaranti

Why do we celebrate Makar Sakaranti

By Vedanta Mission

Mysore Dussehra

Mysore Dussehra

By Prabuddha Bharata

Navaratri

Navaratri

By Sanjeev Nayyar

About Onam

About Onam

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Ram Navami

Ram Navami

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Shigmo in Goa

Shigmo in Goa

By B Borkar

Shivratri

Shivratri

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Sravana

Sravana

By Pranav Khullar

Vaikuntha Ekadashi

Vaikuntha Ekadashi

By Sangeeta Venkatesh

Significance of Karwa Chauth

Significance of Karwa Chauth

By Raksha Paharia

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Worship of Lord Shiva during the holy month of Shravan

Worship of Lord Shiva during the holy month of Shravan

By Raksha Paharia

Worship of Lord Shiva during the holy month of Shravan Read More...

Significance of Chhath Puja

Significance of Chhath Puja

By Raksha Paharia

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April 14 is celebrated as New Year across India

April 14 is celebrated as New Year across India

By Sanjeev Nayyar

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How PANA SANKRANTI is celebrated in Odisha

How PANA SANKRANTI is celebrated in Odisha

By Colonel JC Mahanti-Retired

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Celebrating the Malayalee New Year Vishu

Celebrating the Malayalee New Year Vishu

By Uma Maheshwari

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BOHAG BIHU WELCOMING THE SPRING IN ASSAM

BOHAG BIHU WELCOMING THE SPRING IN ASSAM

By Mitrajit Deb

BOHAG BIHU WELCOMING THE SPRING IN ASSAM Read More...

Ringing in the Tamil New Year Puthandu

Ringing in the Tamil New Year Puthandu

By Lakshmi Sarma

Ringing in the Tamil New Year Puthandu Read More...

The Coming of Spring And Basant Panchami

The Coming of Spring And Basant Panchami

By Meena Om

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Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi

By Sanjeev Nayyar

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Why do we celebrate Makar Sakaranti

Why do we celebrate Makar Sakaranti

By Vedanta Mission

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Navaratri

Navaratri

By Sanjeev Nayyar

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Significance of Janamashtami

Significance of Janamashtami

By Sanjeev Nayyar

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Guru Purnima

Guru Purnima

By Sanjeev Nayyar

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Tulsi Vivaha

Tulsi Vivaha

By Vimla Patil

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Mysore Dussehra

Mysore Dussehra

By Prabuddha Bharata

Mysore Dussehra Read More...