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Travel Places of Bihar

Travel Places of Bihar

👤Travel 🕔16-01-2008 Hits: 1254

Bihar is like a book, an ancient page that has been left open over the centuries. Everyone knows about it, but still tourists flock this place to explore more. Nestling in the eastern part of the country on the banks of holy Ganges, Bihar was a me...

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About Bhai Dooj

About Bhai Dooj

👤Society 🕔13-01-2008 Hits: 930

The fifth and final day of diwali festival is known by the name of Bhayya Dooj in the hindi-speaking belt, Bhai Phot in Bengal, Bhav Bij in the marathi-speaking communities and in Nepal by the name of Bhai Tika. After the diwali celebrations, si...

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Dhanteras Festivity

Dhanteras Festivity

👤Society 🕔05-01-2008 Hits: 1116

Dhanteras marks the first day of five-days-long Diwali Festival. Dhanteras Festival, also known as Dhantrayodashi or Dhanwantari Triodasi, falls on the auspicious thirteenth lunar day of Krishna Paksha in the Hindu month of Kartik (October/Novemb...

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About Madhubani District

About Madhubani District

👤Regional 🕔09-01-2008 Hits: 1113

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern bounda...

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Mithila Painting : About Madhubani Painting

Mithila Painting : About Madhubani Painting

👤Society 🕔07-01-2008 Hits: 1116

For centuries, the women of the Mithila region of northern Bihar and southern Nepal have done wall and floor paintings on the occasion of marriages and other domestic rituals. These paintings, inside their homes, on the internal and external wall...

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About Chhath Puja

About Chhath Puja

👤Society 🕔11-01-2008 Hits: 1032

Chhath Puja: Festival of the Sun God Chhath Puja is an Indian thanksgiving festival dedicated to the Sun God. During the celebrations of Chhath Puja, people gather on the banks of the River Ganges to bathe in its sacred water, pray and make ritu...

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Sri Krishna: About his life

Sri Krishna: About his life

👤Society 🕔02-01-2008 Hits: 1132

Lord Krishna appeared over five thousand years ago in Mathura, India to Devaki and Vasudeva in the jail cell of the tyrant Kamsa. The place of His birth is known as Sri Krishna Janmasthana. He appeared with His brother Balarama in response to the...

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About Lakshmi and her various Avatars

About Lakshmi and her various Avatars

👤Society 🕔10-01-2008 Hits: 1522

Although much is not said about the various incarnations of Lakshmi, the mythology brings into light the various legends where Lakshmi has been born in various names. More than avatars or incarnations these are mere instances when Lakshmi took v...

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Why to Celebrate Diwali

Why to Celebrate Diwali

👤Society 🕔09-01-2008 Hits: 955

Diwali is a five day Hindu festival which occurs on the fifteenth day of Kartika. Diwali means "rows of lighted lamps" and the celebration is often referred to as the Festival of Lights. During this time, homes are thoroughly cleaned and windows ...

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About Kali Pooja

About Kali Pooja

👤Society 🕔08-01-2008 Hits: 1147

Diwali is a five day Hindu festival which occurs on the fifteenth day of Kartika. Diwali means "rows of lighted lamps" and the celebration is often referred to as the Festival of Lights. During this time, homes are thoroughly cleaned and windows ...

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