Tag: DIWALI FESTIVAL

Diwali Celebrations In North India

Diwali Celebrations  The festival of Lights, Diwali is celebrated with splendor all over India. However, there are regional divergences in the rituals and celebrations. In North India, the celebrations start at Dussehra. There are many legends and customs related to this festival. The things which are common to all is cleaning, decorating and lighting of homes …

Diwali Festival Celebrations in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

Diwali Festival Celebrations Diwali the festival of lights is one of the most popular festivals of Hindus all over the world. This is also a major festival in India, all the family members together celebrate this festival by following all the traditions and rituals. The festival preparations and rituals typically extend over a five-day period, but …

Diwali Festival Celebrations in Punjab

Diwali is a major Hindu festival in Punjab, although it is having a massive population of Sikhs in the state. It is Punjab’s most awaited festival. Diwali coincides with ‘Bandi Chor Diwas’ which is a Sikh festival. Though the celebrations of Diwali in Punjab were from olden days, it doesn’t hold the same importance to Sikhs as it is having …

Lord Rama Returns to Ayodhya

Mythological story: Lord Rama Return to Ayodhya According to widespread mythological stories, Rama returns to Ayodhya after 14 years. Lord Rama is the seventh avatar of Lord Vishnu, who took an incarnation to wipe out Ravana. To welcome Rama Diwali festival is celebrated Lord Rama is known for his unstained personality and simplicity. He is the incarnation …

Five Days Of Diwali Festival : The Sparkling Festival Of Light

Five Days Of Diwali Festival: The Sparkling Festival Of Light Diwali or Deepavali is the most important Indian festival. This sparkling festival of lights exceeds the boundaries, cultures and religions. Five days of Diwali festival involves many ritual and activities. Deepavali longs for five days begins with ‘Dhanteras’ and ends with ‘Bhai Dooj’.  The festival gets its name …