Upanayana and the Gayatri Mantra

The Gayatri Mantra is recited during the Sacred Thread Ceremony (Upanayana) as a means to introduce a boy (who is at least 7 years old) into Brahman belief system. The Gayatri Mantra is an important Vedic Sanskrit mantra that teaches the boy about the Ultimate Reality as it applies to Brahman. It is a call […]

Ram Navami Festival Information

Festivals and celebrations form an integral part of the country of India which is often known as the “The Land of Festivals”. The variety of festivals held in various parts of the country at different times throughout the year depicts its rich cultural heritage.  There are festivals for every religion and region held during different […]

Rakhi Hindu Festivals Information

In this land of varying cultures and traditions, festival form an integral part of the lives of the people here. For the same reason India is often termed as the “Land of Festivals”. There are festivals celebrated here for every occasion. Every season and every state has their own festivals that are celebrated at different […]

Pongal Festival Information

In this land of varying cultures and traditions, festival form an integral part of the lives of the people here. For the same reason India is often termed as the “Land of Festivals”. There are festivals celebrated here for every occasion. Every season and every state has their own festivals that are celebrated at different […]

Navratri Festival Information

India is a land of varying cultures and the rich cultural heritage of India in clearly depicted in the numerous festivals of the country. India is often termed as the “Land of Festivals”. There are festivals for every season and every state during which people all over the country indulge in the zeal and festivities […]

Naag Panchami Festival Information

In this land of varying cultures and traditions, festival form an integral part of the lives of the people here. For the same reason India is often termed as the “Land of Festivals”. There are festivals celebrated here for every occasion. Every season and every state has their own festivals that are celebrated at different […]

Makar Sankranti Festival Information

India is one of the ancient lands of culture and heritage thus claiming to be one of the finest resources in the study of world culture. It depicts the versatility and essence of culture irrespective of caste, creed, and religion. It is evident from the variety of festivals celebrated every year. Hence “festivals” play a […]

Mahashivaratri Festival Information

India is often known as the “Land of Festivals” for the numerous festivals celebrated here throughout the year. There are festivals for every season and every religion and during the days of celebrations everyone across the country take part in the rejoicings irrespective of caste, creed, status and age. The variety of festivals celebrated in […]

Karva Chauth Hindu Festival Information

India is a land of varying cultures and the rich cultural heritage of India in clearly depicted in the numerous festivals of the country. India is often termed as the “Land of Festivals”. There are festivals for every season and every state during which people all over the country indulge in the zeal and festivities […]

Janmashtami Festival Information

India, which is sometimes also known as the Land of Festivals boasts of celebrating festivals for every season and every religions. In this land of rich cultural heritage, there are several festivals celebrated throughout the year, during which everybody takes part in the rejoicings irrespective of caste, creed, religion, status and age. There are festivals […]