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Hindu Festival Calendar 2017

Hindu Festival Calendar

Indian Festival Calendar 2017 It’s been said often enough that Hindus celebrate everything. So they do. The birth of gods, death of asuras, victory of the gods, marriage of the gods, the new year, new months, full moons, new moons, harvests, birthdays, initiations, marriages, deaths, anniversaries – you name the event, and it is reason for music, dance, processions, and …

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जय आद्य शक्ति माँ आरती Jaya Aadya Shakti Ma Aarti

Jaya Aadya Shakti Ma Aarti

Puja is an important ritual in Hindu culture. It marks the beginning as well as the culmination of many customs. Pooja finds prominence in various Hindu festivals, such as Durga Pooja, Diwali, Dussehra etc. The ritual is regarded as the most convincing way to invoke a deity and seek his/her blessings. This is the reason why special arrangements are made …

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Diwali Aarti: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Diwali Aarti: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Aartis are the special prayers that are sung to please the God. Through these prayers, we admire and appraise the Almighty and pray to bestow blessings upon us. In India, songs are sung in melodious tunes during the performance of aarti, which marks the culmination of any puja, jaagran or keertan. It is believed that these aartis please the Lord …

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Kojagari Lakshmi Puja – Hindu Festival

Kojagari Lakshmi Puja - Hindu Festival

After the celebrations and festivities are over, post Durga Puja and Dussehra, people of Bengal, Assam and Orissa worship Goddess Lakshmi on Kojagori Purnima night, i.e. the full moon night in the month of Aswin (Bengali calendar), barely 4 days after Durga Puja or Dusshera in the month of October. Kojagori has a significant meaning as it stands for who …

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Navratri Festival Greetings For Facebook, WhatsApp

Navratri Festival Greetings

Navratri Festival Greetings For Facebook, WhatsApp: All nine days during Navratri are dedicated to nine forms of Goddess Shakti. Shardiya Navratri falls in the month of September or October. The nine days festivity culminates on tenth day with Dussehra or Vijayadashami. Navratri is a time where nine forms of Hindu goddesses like Durga, Bhadrakali, Amba or Jagadamba, Annapurna, Sarvamangala, Bhairavi, …

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Haryana Weird News: Barara Ravana stands tallest in World

Haryana Weird News: Barara Ravana stands tallest in World

With its record-breaking height, this Ravana may have made national and international headlines and attracted lakhs of people in the past few years just to have a look. But the demon-king’s effigy in Haryana’s Barara village has to contend with a ground reality — it does not even have its own Dussehra ground where it goes up in smoke. Barara village, …

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Navratri / Durga Puja Festival

Navratri / Durga Puja Festival

Navratri / Durga Puja Festival — Navratras are observed twice a year, once in Chaitra, preceding Rama Navami, and then in Ashvin (September – October) preceding Dussehra. The nine-day Navratra commences with the new moon of Ashvin and terminates with Maha Navami, on the ninth lunar day of the bright half of the month. During these nine days, devotees keep strict …

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Dussehra Festival – Easy Quiz for Kids

Dussehra Festival - Easy Quiz for Kids

Dussehra Festival – Easy Quiz for Kids: Dussehra or Vijayadashmi, as it is popularly known as, is a major Hindu festival, celebrated on the tenth day in the Ashwin month according to the Hindu calendar. The festival generally falls in the month of September or October. The festive spirit begins nine days in advance, as people revel in the spiritual …

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Hindi Devotional Bhajan about Lord Rama दाता एक राम, भिखारी सारी दुनिया

Hindi Devotional Bhajan about Lord Rama दाता एक राम, भिखारी सारी दुनिया

दाता एक राम, भिखारी सारी दुनिया। राम एक देवता, पुजारी सारी दुनिया॥ द्वारे पे उसके जाके कोई भी पुकारता, परम कृपा दे अपनी भव से उभारता। ऐसे दीनानाथ पे बलिहारी सारी दुनिया, दाता एक राम, भिखारी सारी दुनिया॥ दो दिन का जीवन प्राणी कर ले विचार तू, प्यारे प्रभु को अपने मन में निहार तू। बिना हरी नाम के दुखिआरी …

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Golfa Devi Mandir, Koliwada, Worli Village, Mumbai गोल्फा देवी मंदिर

Golfa Devi Mandir, Koliwada, Worli Village, Mumbai गोल्फा देवी मंदिर

दक्षिण मुम्बई की ओर बांद्रा-वर्ली सी लिंक से आते हुए वर्ली पर बाईं तरफ मुड़ते ही सामने मुम्बई कोस्ट गार्ड का प्रांतीय दफ्तर पड़ता है। यहां से बाईं ओर वर्ली किले की ओर पैदल जाते हुए एक स्थानीय मछुआरों का गांव है जो आपको यह आभास देता है जैसे कि आप मुम्बई महानगर में नहीं, किसी ग्रामीण इलाके में आ …

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