Introduction: Dol or Dol Purnima or Dol Yatra is a major religious festival in India especially in Bengal and Odisha. This festival is known as Holi in various parts of India. People belonging to Hindu faith celebrate Dol Purnima in honour of Lord Krishna. Birth Anniversary of Sri Chaitanya … [Read more...] about Information on DOL Purnima (Dol Yatra) Festival
Buddhist people celebrate the Buddha Jayanti (also Buddha's Birthday, Buddha Purnima, Vesak) festival by visiting temples of Buddha. They pray to God and perform other religious activities. Buddha Jayanti festival is declared as a day of holiday. Many offices and public places remain closed on … [Read more...] about How do people celebrate Buddha Jayanti?
Importance of Holi festival Holi is an important festival of Hindus. The importance of the great Hindu festival is discussed below in points: 1. Festival of Colours: People squirt coloured water on friendly passers-by and cook many types of sweets and food. Hence, it is also known as "Festival … [Read more...] about Why Holi Festival is so Important?
Diwali Diwali (or Deepawali, Deepavali) is an ancient Hindu festival that is celebrated in autumn every year. Diwali is also known as the 'Festival of Light' because it is celebrated using lights, fireworks and lanterns in private homes and public places. It is celebrated in India and other … [Read more...] about Information on Diwali (Deepawali) – Festival of Lights
Holi is also known as the “Festival of colours”. People move out of their homes with coloured water to paint the face and clothes of every passer-by. The chanting of “Holi hai” can be heard everywhere. There is no ill will at all. The social distinction between the rich and the poor, the … [Read more...] about Information on Holi Festival – Festival of Colours