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Cultural Festivals Hindu Fasts & Festivals Holy Rivers of India

Ganga Aarti in India : Worshipping the holy river Ganges with lights & Bhajans

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared in this Blog. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Every evening, as dusk descends, the Ganga Aarti is performed…Continue readingGanga Aarti in India : Worshipping the holy river Ganges with lights & Bhajans

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Classical Dance Cultural Festivals

Konark dance festival of Odisha

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared here. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Konark Dance Festival is a five day dance festival held…Continue readingKonark dance festival of Odisha

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Classical Dance Cultural Festivals

Brahan Natyanjali : An annual Indian classical dance festival held in Brihadeeshwara temple of Tanjore

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमःॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared in this Blog. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ The Brihadeeshvara Temple at Thanjavur is the site of…Continue readingBrahan Natyanjali : An annual Indian classical dance festival held in Brihadeeshwara temple of Tanjore

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Cultural Festivals Folk Dance

Bihu : Rongali Bihu, Kongali Bihu & Bhogali Bihu : The three colourful festivals of Assam

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमःॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared here. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Bihu is a set of three important non-religious festivals in the North Eastern…Continue readingBihu : Rongali Bihu, Kongali Bihu & Bhogali Bihu : The three colourful festivals of Assam

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Cultural Festivals Festivals of Bengal Folk Dances of West Bengal Renowned Fairs & Melas of India

Poush Mela of Shantiniketan : A Makar Sankranti cultural fair of Bengal

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमःॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared here. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Poush Mela is an annual fair and festival that takes place in Santiniketan, in Birbhum…Continue readingPoush Mela of Shantiniketan : A Makar Sankranti cultural fair of Bengal

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Cultural Festivals Festivals of Bengal Folk Dances of West Bengal

Basant Utsav (Spring Festival) at Shantiniketan in West Bengal

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared in this Blog. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Holi is one of the numerous festivals that are celebrated…Continue readingBasant Utsav (Spring Festival) at Shantiniketan in West Bengal

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Classical Dance Cultural Festivals

Modhera dance festival of Gujarat

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared in this Blog. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ The cultural richness of the state of Gujarat…Continue readingModhera dance festival of Gujarat

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Cultural Festivals Traditional Floor Paintings of India

Pookalam : The Onam Floral Rangoli of Kerala

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमःॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared here. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Pookalam is an intricate and colourful arrangement of flowers laid on…Continue readingPookalam : The Onam Floral Rangoli of Kerala

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Classical Dance Cultural Festivals Temples & Temple Architecture

Khajuraho dance festival of Madhya Pradesh : A spectacular annual festival of Indian classical dances

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमःॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared here. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Khajuraho dance festival, organised by the Madhya Pradesh Kala Parishad, is a one-week…Continue readingKhajuraho dance festival of Madhya Pradesh : A spectacular annual festival of Indian classical dances

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Cultural Festivals Hindu Fasts & Festivals

Golu, Kolu, Gombe Habba, Bommai Kolu or Bommala Koluvu : The Festival of Dolls during Navarathri / Dusshehra in South India

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमःॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared in this Blog. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Buy Navaratri Clay Golu Dolls Online on MyAngadi Buy…Continue readingGolu, Kolu, Gombe Habba, Bommai Kolu or Bommala Koluvu : The Festival of Dolls during Navarathri / Dusshehra in South India