Govardhan Puja
Diwali

Govardhan Puja: History, Significance & tradition

Govardhan Puja is performed on the next day of Diwali festival, which is also the first day of the Karthik month as per the Hindu calendar. In 2017, it will be celebrated on 20th October 2017. Everything About Govardhan Puja Commonly, people call this puja or ceremony as “Govardhan Pooja,” but traditionally, it is also […]

Dhanteras (Dhana Trayodashi)
Diwali

Dhanteras: The Day of Beginning of Diwali

Dhanteras (Dhana Trayodashi) Dhanteras (Dhana Trayodashi): As much as I remember from my childhood and still, I have seen my mother purchasing the gold ornaments and jewellery, which were then kept in front of Lakshmi Ji for the puja. Also, I used to know this day as the Choti Diwali and was very happy as […]

Choti Diwali, Naraka Chaturdashi and ‎Roop Chaturdashi
Diwali

Choti Diwali: Why Do We Celebrate?

Choti Diwali (Naraka Chaturdashi and ‎Roop Chaturdashi) is the festival of lights and is celebrated with great fervor and enthusiasm throughout India and even by Indians settled abroad. Diwali has spread its awareness and love among the foreigners also, and thus, they participate in global culture too. Why Do We Celebrate Choti Diwali (Naraka Chaturdashi)? […]

Diwali The Festival of Lights History
Diwali

Happy Diwali festival information and story

Diwali, one of my favorite festivals, is also known as Deepavali or festivals of lights. And for the fact, it is a widely celebrated festival in India for which everybody waits prepared with their crackers and trendy lights. Everyone has his or her plans ready what clothes they will wear and how they will decorate […]