An idol maker gives finishing touches to a Ganesha statue during the Chaturthi festival.
Batukamma is a spring festival celebrated by Hindu women of the Telangana region.
Festival | Date of Observance | Date of Observance (2010 Gregorian calendar) | Description |
Makar Sankranti or Pongal | Maka
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One step forward
The city is bustling with preparations, trying to master every possible arrangement as their favourite festival has arrived at their doorstep. Every year, the fervour and enthusiasm of Ganesh Chaturthi increases in massive amounts. People come out in large numbers to pay visit to
Festivals are part of one’s custom, culture and tradition. They are there for us to celebrate. It helps us forget our routine. It gives us some momentary, mental and physical relaxation and thus frees us from die shackles of monotonous work.
In India alone there are over 100 festivals celebrate
Divya Reddy Pidaparti
Novemeber 19, 2012
Diwali: Festival Of Lights (Extra Credit)
The event I attended was the celebration of Diwali Festival sponsored by the Indian Student Association of Texas A&M University Corpus Christi. This event was held on Thursday, N
Mike Gemmati Intro to Theatre
Attending the Festival of Ten was both an entertaining and enriching experience. It gave me first hand examples of the many elements of theatre that we discuss in class. The three short plays I have decided to discuss are "Do I Look Like Your Wife?", "The Be
The Fall Festival: A Cult Classic
By Melissa Martin
Writing Instructor: Ethan Watters
November 18, 2007
Pronto pup, puppy chow, fudge puppy, elephant tears, monster ears, African Peanut Chicken, German golf balls, ostrich burger, elephant toes, brain sandwich, walking taco, ick on a stic
Allgood Music Festival was the most memorable place that I have ever been to. My dreams are still flooded with chaotic images of thousands of hippies dancing in front of Allgood’s Magic Hat stage during the late night show. Every time I sleep I can still see the hypnotic light show that was synchr
FLOWERING TREES & SHRUBS IN INDIA
by D.V. Cowen
FOREWORD TO SIXTH EDITION
I am flattered at being invited by the publishers to write a foreword for the sixth edition of this beautiful and popular book which has been out of print for several years and much missed and sought after by tree lover
Mid-autumn festival is called Tet Trung Thu in Vietnam. It is organized in the middle of the Autumn which is the eighth lunar month of the year. Mid-autumn festival is the festival of the children.
From the beginning of the month, people have prepared for the festival with colorful and different sh
1. Who, apart from Aamir Khan, wants to marry Preity Zinta in Dil Chahta Hai?
A.Shah Rukh Khan B. Ayub Khan C. Saif Ali Khan D. Akshaye Khanna- ANSWER
2. Madhuri Dixit's name in N Chandra's 'Tezaab' was...?
A. Mohini –ANSWER B. Madhuri C. Pooja D
As we sat in our blue Grand Caravan waiting in a line of cars, thoughts wandered aimlessly imagining what was ahead. My brain stopped on the idea of a medieval movie setting inside a castle of merchants, drunks, and entertainment. Just then the man in an orange vest that see
Unforgettable Spring Festival
The Spring Festival, which is commonly known in the west as Chinese New Year, is the most important festival for the Chinese people and the moment that all family members get together just like Christmas. People who live or work away from home will go home before th
Officially on falling on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month, the Dragon Boat Festival is also known as Double Fifth Day. While many stories regarding its origin abound, the most popular and widely accepted version regards Qu Yuan, a minister during the Warring States Period (475 - 221 BC)
Weekly Current Affairs update
Feb 7 to13, 2010
(for BANK PO General Awareness & UPSC General Studies)
List of contents Section A: INDIA Section B: WORLD Section C: ECONOMY & CORPORATE Section D: SPORTS
Major news of the week Section A: INDIA
Justice Chandramauli Kumar Prasad sworn-in as S
A Brief History of Rock and Roll and The Woodstock Music Festival of 1969
Throughout history, major social transformations have taken place that has changed how people perceive themselves and the world around them. With each social reformation, cultural forms and institutions also change as well as
Department of Communication Studies, University of Pune.
SUBMISSION OF A MINI DISSERTATION “MENS SOAP OPERAS”
To study viewership trends for Marathi soap operas amongst men in prime time
Submitted by: pranit patil .
SUBJECT CODE : 302 A/ 303 A
Certificate: This i
In Bulnes there is a day in which the people make a big party. That party celebrates the founding of Bulnes. This celebration is in October 3rd and it began 120 years ago. People celebrate this event bye doing a parade, selling almost about everything on stalls, and to end
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
Vināyak Dāmodar Sāvarkar (Marathi: विनायक दामोदर सावरकर) (May 28, 1883 – February 26, 1966) was an Indian politician and an Indian Independence Movement activist, who is credited with developing the
Gambia Roots Festival
Table of Contents
...testimonies of the living heritage of Eternal Mewar
Parmeshwaraji Maharaj Shree Eklingnath ji The Ruler of Udaipur, Mewar
The city palace complex, Udaipur not only narrates the history of Mewar rulers in a unique political and
Diwali, the festival of lights, is one of the important and widely spread holidays celebrated in India. It is a celebration of lights, and for many, it is truly a sensory experience; some families decorate their houses with all sorts of lights and open up to the neighbors, sharing
Project Literacy Now: Funding a Non-Profit Community Book Festival
"Without books the development of civilization would have been impossible. They are the engines of change, windows on the world, "Lighthouses erected in the sea of time." They are companions, teachers, magicians, ba
A festival is a celebration of life. Festivals bring peace and joy to everyone. They break the monotony of life. Indian festivals are numerous. They are of three types- national, religious and seasonal. The first type of festivals. i.e. national festivals are celebrated with great patriotic favour.
1. Việt Nam has a huge number of festivals. Listing all of them under one group is impossible. Many festivals, in different areas, are the same as other festivals in other areas, but are known by different names and are celebrated at different times. For example, the Master Pago
The James Wright Festival
After reading the poem entitled "Youth", I felt that James Wright was not only describing the life of his father but also the lives of the many other factory workers in the Ohio Valley. Many of these workers had either dropped out of school or went straight to
Good morning to one & all present here, today I, Arpit Patel of standard 8th is going to give a speech on DEEPAWALI.
DIWALI or DEEPAWALI, the festival of lights, is one of the important and widely spread festival celebrated in India. It is a celebration of lights, and for many, it is t
Today I'm talking about Lantern Festival in Auckland.
As one of Auckland's most popular summer events, the Auckland Lantern Festival brings Chinese New Year celebrations to a glowing finale with hundreds of beautiful lanterns, including brand new designs from China.
Lantern Festival is the fifte
Hari Raya Aidilfitri
Hari Raya Aidilfitri is celebrated by the Muslims people all over the world. “Hari Raya Aidilfitri can also refer as Hari Raya Idul Fitri and also Hari Raya Puasa is the Malay term for the Muslim Festival of Eid ul –Fitr. Hari Raya is also known as Lebaran.
Rocket Venues is a non-profit theatre venue of the arts located in Scotland within the United Kingdom, where I interned for 5 weeks. For the month of August every year, they are open for business as part of the Edinburgh International Fringe Festival, the largest festival of the arts