Eid-e-Milad – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

Eid-e-Milad is also known as Milad-e-Nabi and Mawlid an-Nabi. Here “Mawlid” means to give birth or to bear a child according to colloquial Arabic. Eid-e-Milad is celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad. It is said that the Prophet was born in Mecca on the twelfth day during Rabee-ul-Awwal in the 570 CE. […]

Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti will be on October 31st this year. Valmiki is also named as Adi Kavi Maharishi Valmiki. He was the first-ever Sanskrit poet in India. He’s one of the greatest works was in Hindu mythology – “Ramayana”. Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti – Date, History, Importance & Celebration It was dated between the 5th century […]

Madhvacharya Jayanti – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

Madhvacharya Jayanti is celebrated to celebrate the birth anniversary of Sri Madhva. Sri Madhvacharya was born on the holy day of Vijayadashami which also known as the last day of Durga Puja or Dusshera. Madhvacharya Jayanti – Date, History, Importance & Celebration Hindu religion has given us various prominent saints and philosophers post the Lord […]

Vijayadashami – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

Vijayadashami is one of the Important festivals of Hindu culture. It is also known as Dusshera. It is celebrated all over India and World by Hindus. It is celebrated on the tenth day of Ashwin or Kartik month as per the Hindu Calendar. Dusshera is called by many different names and one of them is […]

Maha Navami – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

Maha Navami is also known as Navami which is the third or the final day of Durga Puja. It is celebrated all over India and the world among Hindus with great enthusiasm. It is also called to be the ninth day of Navratri and is followed by the tenth day of Navratri which is an […]

Durga Ashtami – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

No matter what the month is, India has always festivals around the corner. Great time to be in India is the month of September-October. These months are considered to be the peak of festivities. One of the most important festivals of this time which is celebrated with great enthusiasm is the festival of Maha Durga […]

Maha Ashtami – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

No matter what the month is, India has always festivals around the corner. Great time to be in India in the month of September-October. These months are considered to be the peak pf festivities. One of the most important festivals of this time which is celebrated with great enthusiasm is the festival of Maha Durga […]

Maha Saptami – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

Maha Saptami is celebrated on the seventh day of the Navratri festival. This day has a great significance for the Durga Puja festivities. According to the Hindu Calendar, Maha Saptami is celebrated in the month of Chaitra during Shukla Paksha on the seventh day i.e. Saptami. As per the Gregorian Calendar, Maha Saptami falls in […]

Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti  – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

This day marks the birth anniversary of Maharaja Agrasen. He was a legendary Hindu king of Agroha and Agrawal was originated from him. Agrasen Jayanti is usually observed on the fourth day of Ashwin month according to the Hindu Calendar. In order to honor him, the Government of India launched a postage stamp in 1976 […]

Columbus Day – Date, History, Importance & Celebration

Columbus Day is celebrated as a National holiday in many countries of America. It marks the anniversary of Christopher Columbus’s arrival in America on the date of October 12, 1492. Christopher Columbus being an Italian explorer and colonizer on behalf of Spain, set sail across the whole Atlantic Ocean searching for a faster route to […]