The five day festivity period called Diwali or Deepawali is a celebration for various reasons .
The usage of fireworks then and now.
कान्हा संग मिल, अठखेली करता गोपियों संग यह रास गरबा करता
The Hindu festival of Raksha Bandhan signifies the bond between brothers and sisters. Miles apart at times, the Rakhee thread depicts the closeness and inseparable relationship of siblings.
The image of Santa Claus being a male was quite different from a child's memory of his kiddy days.
The festivites and prayers that go along to make a festival stand out is the auspiciousness practiced communally......
The Hindu Sindhi Women celebration of the festival of Teejri in Nairobi. They fast, they pray, they have fun together.
Raksha Bandhan - The Hindu Festival celebrates the bond between brothers and sisters.
Hindu Almanac is widely based on the Lunar cycle but varies somewhat at the regional level. However various phases of the moon bring in different depictions of spiritual practices following a astrological charts. This poem is a small effort at showing how much the Hindu religion rely's on the Lunar pattern.
Vaisakhi , a sikh festival cum New Year celebrated by Sikh Community throughout India and all over the world.