Thanksgiving Day – Day of Feast

Thanksgiving is a national holiday celebrated mainly in Canada & USA; it is a day to give thanks for the blessing of the harvest .In Canada, it is celebrated on the second Monday of October and on the fourth Thursday of November in USA. This day is celebrated in other countries too. It is an

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SACRED FESTIVAL: CHATTH FESTIVAL

Chatth festival is one of the ancient and sacred festivals which have its origin in Bihar, Eastern UP & Nepal. It is regarded as one of the sacred festivals and observed with great devotion and austerity. This festival falls on the sixth day of Diwali as its name Chatth, which means sixth day. Chhath puja is

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Bhai Dooj: Sacred Love of Siblings

The fifth and final day of Diwali celebrations is Bhai Dooj, a day dedicated to the love of brothers & sisters. This is celebrated on the second day of the bright fortnight or Shukla Paksha of Karthik. On this day, sisters observe fast during the day hours of Bhai Dooj and invite their brothers for

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Happy Chitragupta Puja!!

According to Hindu beliefs, Brahma is the creator of this Universe. It is believed that the humans evolved from the different parts of Brahma, from the ‘mouth’ portion of Brahma were Brahmins, those from arms were ‘Kshatriyas’, those from the thighs were ‘Vaishyas’ and those from the feet were ‘Shudras’.  Lord Brahma gave the task

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Celebrations — Gudi Padwa & Govardhan Puja

Gudi Padwa is celebrated on the fourth day of Diwali festival. It is celebrated on the next day after Diwali, which is the first day of the Kartik month of the Hindu calendar. In Maharashtra, it is known as Gudi Padwa and it is also known as “Kartik Suddh Padwa”  Myths:  There is a story

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Naraka Chaturdashi

The second day of Diwali festival is called Naraka Chaturdashi, celebrated after the festival Dhanteras, on the 14th day of Krishna Paksha of Karthik.( A month of Hindu Calendar) According to Hindu mythology, this festival is observed to commemorate the victory of Lord Krishna with the killing of wicked demon Naraka. It is a victory

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HAPPY DHANTERAS

                                               Image Source: Google The month of Oct. & Nov. is packed with celebrations for the Indians in a perfect ambience of nature which lets us enjoy the festivities fervor. We Indians belong

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Happy Halloween

                       (Mobile Clicks on the occasion of Halloween at Belmont, California – Mezee Street)                       “Halloween is an opportunity to be really creative.–Judy Gold” Halloween is celebrated on 31st October every year. Halloween is the modern name

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