Krishna Janmashtami is one of the India’s most popular festival 2017

10 things about Janmashtami – Lord Krishna’s Birthday Janmashtami is one of the India’s most popular festival celebrated across the country with great zest and zeal, to commemorate the birth of Lord Krishna. Considered one of the most powerful human incarnations of Lord. Janmashtami is one of the India’s most popular festival celebrated across the country with great zest and zeal, to commemorate the birth of Lord Krishna. Considered one of the most powerful human incarnations of Lord Vishnu, Krishna was born around 5,200 years ago in Mathura. The sole Read More …

Shravan Month Most Festivals Celebrated Across India

Raksha Bandhan 2017

There are a number of festivals celebrated across India in the month of Shravan, which culminates with Raksha Bandhan. Here’s your guide to the when and why. The Hindu month of Shravan begins on July 10, and is celebrated across the country with puja and offerings made in the name of Lord Shiva – the god of destruction. Believers observe fast on every Monday during this month and decorate Shiva temples with flowers. According to Hindu mythology, when the gods and demons were churning the ocean (samudra manthan), poison came Read More …