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Diwali :: Autumn Hindi Holiday

Diwali :: Autumn Hindi Holiday

Diwali takes place October 30 through November 3 in 2016. Diwali (“festival of lights”) is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn (northern hemisphere) or spring (southern hemisphere) every year. One of the most important festival in Hinduism and is an official holiday in Fiji, Guyana, India,Pakistan, Malaysia, Mauritius,Myanmar, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Suriname and Trinidad […]

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Zamling Chisang :: Summer Holiday in India

Zamling Chisang  :: Summer Holiday in India

Zamling Chisang is the primary summertime holiday in India. This year, it falls on July 19th, 2016. It is Universal Prayer day in Tibet. Tibetans hike up into the Himalayas, burn incense and put up colorful prayer flags to blow in the wind and send an aromatic smoke signal out to the heavens.

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Holi :: Spring Festival in India

Holi – Spring Festival in India Holi is a spring festival, known as the festival of colours or the festival of sharing love. An ancient Hindu religious festival that begins on the night before Holi with a Holika bonfire where people gather, sing and dance. Friends and family carry drums and other musical instruments, going […]

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