16 June 2019 Vat Purnima

The festival of Vat Purnima is predominantly celebrated by women who live in the states of Western Ghat of India. The Vat Pournima festival is observed so as to ask and pray for the well-being of their husband. The festival involves women fasting through the day and tying red and orange threads around an auspicious […]

6 April 2019 Gudipadwa

Gudi Padwa is an Indian festival that marks the beginning of the New Year and the harvest season for the people of Maharashtra. Gudi is the word used to refer to Brahma‚Äôs flag (which is hoisted on this day) while Padva is derived from the Sanskrit word Paddava or Paddavo which refers to the first […]