Fasting during Ramadan

Ramadan or Ramzaan is an Islamic festival of fasting that is held very sacred. It begins today (5th May, 2019). Ramadan is a one month long fast that will culminate on June 6th with a huge feast on th…

UNIQUE GOOD FRIDAY RITUALS

Good Friday is a sombre holiday. Here is how people across the world commemorate this day: Berumuda – Good Friday is celebrated by flying kites which are meant to symbolize Christ’s ascension to heave…

DAYS OF NAVRATRI

Navratri is a festival of 9 days. Here is what each day signifies. Shailputri: Goddess Shailputri is worshiped on the first day of Navratri. The Goddess holds a trident and lotus in her hands and Nand…

Holi Traditions and Practices

Holi is the festival of colours renowned for the triumph of good over evil. But it is such a widespread festival, that is celebrated in so many different places and countries, it is inevitable that th…