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Pongal Facebook Covers

Pongal Facebook Covers

Pongal Facebook Covers: Pongal is the harvest festival of Tamil Nadu. On this day, people thank God for a bountiful harvest. They prepare a special dish called ‘Sarkkarai Pongal’ and pray for the blessings of Sun God. One of the most popular Tamil festivals, it is celebrated on January 14th every year, when it coincides with Makar Sankranti celebrations in …

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Pongal Greetings for Facebook, WhatsApp

Pongal Greetings

Pongal Greetings: It’s Pongal! Decorate your house with kolams, cook the yummy Pongal and pray for the long life of your loved ones. Send warm digital greeting cards from our site to wish your near and dear ones plentiful harvest, peace and joy. Pongal Greetings for Facebook, WhatsApp

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मकर संक्रांति – Hindu Festival Makar Sankranti in Hindi

मकर संक्रांति

मकर संक्रांति हिंदू धर्म का प्रमुख त्यौहार है। यह पर्व पूरे भारत में किसी न किसी रूप में मनाया जाता है। पौष मास में जब सूर्य मकर राशि पर आता है तब इस संक्रांति को मनाया जाता है। यह त्यौहार अधिकतर जनवरी माह की चौदह तारीख को मनाया जाता है। कभी-कभी यह त्यौहार बारह, तेरह या पंद्रह को भी हो …

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Makar Sankranti Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Makar Sankranti Images

Makar Sankranti Images for Facebook, WhatsApp: All over the country, Makar Sankranti is observed with great fanfare. However, it is celebrated with distinct names and rituals in different parts of the country. In the states of northern and western India, the festival is celebrated as the Sankranti day with special zeal and fervor. The importance of this day has been …

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When is Thai Pongal Celebrated?

When is Thai Pongal Celebrated?

Thai Pongal is celebrated on January 14th every year. The month of Thai (January) is the harvest season in the Tamil homeland spanning from Tamil Nadu to Tamil Eelam. Pongal refers to rice cooked in milk and sweetened with brown sugar (chakkarai, from which the English word jaggery is derived). On a full scale it is a three-day festival of …

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Lohri Facebook Covers

Lohri Facebook Covers

Lohri Facebook Covers: Lohri is a festival connected with the solar year. Generally, it is an accepted fact that this festival is celebrated to worship fire. This is particularly a happy occasion for the couples, who would be celebrating Lohri for the first time after marriage and also for the family who are blessed with a son as he would be …

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Chhath Puja Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Chhath Puja Images

Chhath Puja Images for Facebook, WhatsApp: Chhath is an ancient Hindu Vedic festival of Nepalese and Indian devotes dedicated to the Hindu Sun God, Surya and Chhathi Maiya. The Chhath Puja is performed in order to thank Surya for sustaining life on earth and to request the granting of certain wishes. This festival is observed by people living in Nepal …

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Jagadhatri Puja: Hindu Festival

Jagadhatri Puja: Hindu Festival

Jagadhatri Puja is one of the important festivals celebrated mainly in the Hooghly district of West Bengal. Devotees worship and celebrate reincarnation of Goddess Durga in the name of Jagadhatri and create the splendid ambiance with high festive spirits. The festival is also celebrated at Chandannagar, Krishnanagar, Nadia and Kolkata after Durga Puja and Kali Puja in the month of …

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Aanvla Navami / Akshaya Navami: Hindu Festival

Aanvla Navami / Akshaya Navami: Hindu Festival

The festival of Aanvla Navmi or Amla Navami is celebrated with joy by women. Women pray for the success and welfare of their family on the day of Aanvla Navmi. Aanvla Navami is the other name of Akshaya Navami. It is auspicious day and celebrated with daan-punya activities by the observers. In West Bengal, it is observed as Jagaddhatri Puja …

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Over a million migrants return to Bihar for Chhath

Over a million migrants return to Bihar for Chhath

Bihar is witnessing the return of its natives in droves. A million migrants are back at their villages and towns over the past week or so to celebrate Chhath festival, the biggest community celebration, along with their families and relatives. According to a conservative estimate, over one million Bihar migrants working across the country as well as abroad have returned …

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