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Sadar Festival in Hyderabad during Diwali

Sadar Festival is a buffalo carnival celebrated during Diwali by the Yadav Community of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. It is also known as Dunnapothula Panduga and it occurs on the second day after Diwali. In 2012, Sadar Festival date is November [...]

Vishwakarma Puja

Vishwakarma Puja also known as Biswakarma Jayanti is celebrated every year on the 17th of September in Bengal, Orissa, Jharkhand, Assam, Tripura and other parts of Eastern India. It is dedicated to Vishwakarma who is the divine architect , designer [...]

Vasubaras during Diwali

Vasubaras is the first day of Diwali celebrations in Maharashtra. It is observed on the 12th day of the waning phase of the moon( ie the krishna paksha)of ashwin month as per the traditional Marathi calendar. In the year 2012, Vasubaras is [...]

Vagh Baras during Diwali

Vagh Baras also known as Wagh Baras is observed on the 12th day during the waning phase of moon ( ie the krishna paksha) in the month of ashwin as per the traditional calendar followed in Gujarat and Maharashtra. The corresponding month in [...]

Pet Care during Diwali

Come Diwali and its a nightmare for pets. Its common for pets to get frightened during Diwali due to fireworks and noise as they have very strong hearing power. What appears loud for us is even more louder and unbearable for the pets. Also [...]

Nagula chowti during Diwali

Nagula Chowti also known as Nagula Chavithi is the festival dedicated to the worship of serpents and is observed on the fouth day after Deepavali amavasya during karthika masam. Nagula Chavithi in karthika masa is a major festival in Andhra [...]

Diwali in Canada’s city of London

Diwali will be celebrated with professional fireworks display for the first time in Canada’s City of London(Ontario) this year. Besides fireworks in Virginia Park; elaborate Diwali celebrations in London on November 17 will include Lakshmi [...]

Diwali Gift ideas for families

Diwali being the most celebrated festival among Hindus in the world is a great time to exchange gifts among friends and family. Its the best time for social get togethers . Gifting on the occasion of Diwali would be a great idea to strengthen [...]

Diwali Gift ideas for Corporates

Diwali is the festival of lights and the time for celebration in the whole country. It is a major national holiday and time for Corporate houses to chill out and take a break from the hectic schedule. It is also a great time for employers to [...]

Diwali Gift ideas for Children

Diwali being the festival of lights and crackers is a great time for celebrations. The fireworks during Diwali are most enjoyed by kids. This is also a good occasion to choose a gift for the little ones. There are plenty of ones to choose from [...]