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India is a great land of various cultures, different traditions, vivid casts and various creeds where people celebrate endless numbers of fasts, fairs and festivals with immense joy. Few major Hindu Festivals are Holi, Deewali, Navratri , Dusehara, and Rakshabandhan revealing the grand celebrations. People of India have fathom believe on each auspicious days declared in Hindu calendar. Makar Sankranti, Shivratri, Pongal, Basant Panchami, Dhanteras, Ram Navmi, Hanuman Jayanti are some promising occasions that reveal gargantuan devotions and religious emotions of devotees inclined towards their God or Goddess.

Festival of lohri The festival of Lohri is about to come and embrace everyone in joy and celebrations. The Lohri festival is celebrated with sheer joy by people...
Festival of makar sankranti Makar Sankranti in 2013 will be celebrated on 14th of January. The rising time of Sun on Makar Sankranti in 2013 will be 07:02:37 AM...
Festival of pongal Pongal, a four day long harvest festival is extremely popular in South India. The second day in the four days is the most significant...
Festival of basant-panchami Basant Panchami (or the glorious day of Saraswati Puja) is on 4th of February in 2015. At this time, spring bows its head and bids a goodbye....
Festival of valentines day There is nothing more beautiful in this world than falling in Love. An emotion that finds expression in so many different ways...
Festival of Shivratri The festival of Maha Shivaratri in 2015 is on on February 17. Power and blessings of Lord Shiva help the humans to overcome all the negativity....
Festival of holi Holi in 2015 is on March 06. It's the festival that comes with a big bang of fun, frolic and joy. Forget all issues and become friends to....
Festival of navratri Dates of all five Navratris in 2014 are now here at AstroSage ."Navratri" represents nine divine nights dedicated to the Goddess Durga....
Festival of Purnima The full moon day in India is known as Purnima or Poornima. The day of Purnima, is the day falling each month in which the full moon occurs according to ...
Festival of Karva Chauth The date of Karwa Chauth in 2014 is October 11. On Karva Chauth in 2014, all eyes will eagerly wait for the Moon to shine. Karwa Chauth....
Festival of Diwali For those who want to know more about Diwali festival, here is a quick look at the concept and importance attached to this, Read this...
Festival of Guru Purnima Guru Purnima in 2014 is on July 12. Also known as Vyasa Purnima, Guru Purnima in 2014 is the day to remember those teachings and ideologies....
Festival of Nag Panchami Nag Panchami is a festival celebrated all over India with great amount of vigour and devotion. It is a festival that has many myths...
Festival of Raksha Bandhan Raksha Bandhan in 2014 is on August 10. Do you really know that a thread of Rakhi carry the belongings of love, affection and good wishes....
Festival of Krishna Janmashtami The date of Janmashtami in 2014 is August 17. Sweet and mischievous Krishna is coming to you this Krishnashtami. Gokulashtami in 2014....
Festival of Chhat Puja Chhath Puja 2014 dates are here. Chhat Puja is dedicated to Lord Surya, who is considered to be the prime source of energy....
Festival of Onam The month of September brings only one word in the minds of the people of Kerala and that is 'Onam'. This festival, which brings this coastal....
Festival of Teacher's Day Teacher's Day is celebrated all over world to pay tribute to the teachers. In India, it is celebrated on September 5th However, most of the countries...
Festival of Ganesh Chaturthi The date of Ganesh Chaturthi in 2014 is August 29. Also known as Vinayaka, Ganesha is the God of Wisdom and Prosperity. Every year, Ganesh....
Festival of Shradh The dates of Shradh in 2014 are beginning from September 8 and ending on September 23. Honoring and paying tribute to our ancestors for....
Solah Somvar Vrat Katha Monday Fast is solely dedicated to Lord Shiva. Bhagvan Shiv is also recognized with names Mahadev, Shankar, Umapati, Rudra, Bhole Nath, Bhole Bhandari...
A Plea For Forgiveness & Moksha Pradosham, a day dedicated to Lord Shiva, falls on the 13th day of every lunar fortnight. In each year there are 24 Pradosham....
Purnima Purnima, the time when the sky calls out to everyone. The breath taking sight of the full moon with all its divine qualities, is a time to become one...
Amavasya Find the list of Amavasya in 2014 here. Amavasya or a new moon day is the start of the new lunar month. It is a religious day when people keep fast...
grahan A Grahan is believed to be harmful and some people assert that it gives insidious effects. Why is it considered as an inauspicious time? Is a Grahan...
panchak Panchak is an inauspicious duration in which nothing auspicious should be done. But, is this right or just a myth? Why so much confusion about Panchak...
Ganesh Chaturthi 2014 Ganesh Chaturthi reminds us of the 10 days grand festival. In 2014, it is on August 29. But, many of you must not be knowing that it comes every month;...
Ganesh Chaturthi 2014 Ugadi, the Hindu New Year, is on March 21, 2015. When we talk about Ugadi, the first thought that comes to mind is this saying....
Baisakhi 2014 Baisakhi celebrations in 2015 are scheduled for April 14. This is the day when the holy Khalsa was established. Indeed, it is a....
Dussehra 2014 Dussehra in 2014 is on October 3. The grand festival of Vijaya Dashami will be celebrated with great zeal and gusto again as Dasara in 2014....
Durgapuja 2014 Durga Puja 2014 dates are: 29th of September to 3rd of October. The holy time duration of Durga Puja, which comes under Sharad Navratri....
Hanuman Jayanti 2014 April 4 is the auspicious day of Hanuman Jayanti 2015. On this day, flocks of devotees are seen in the temples, honoring and worshiping....
Akshaya Tritiya 2015 The holy day of Akshaya Tritiya in 2015 is on April 21. What would happen, when even after spending your money...
Wesak 2014 or Buddha Purnima 2014 will be honored to Lord Buddha. The date for Buddha Purnima in 2015 is May 04. Have you ever heard that a single day represents the whole cycle of life and death? Buddha...
Sawan Som Vrat in 2014 will be honored to Lord shiva. The dates for Sawan Somvar Vrat in 2014 are given here. All of you are familiar of the aggressive form of Shiva.But, it is worth ...
Rama Ekadashi 2014 The date for Rama Ekadashi in 2014 is October 19. We all know that faith and devotion can let you achieve serenity...
Teej 2014 Beautiful festival of Teej comes four times in the year. Here, you will find the dates of those four exotic days...

We intend to make your feelings more spiritual thus brought up sound information about individual fasts or festival for you. Which festival denotes what? What are the legends attached to which festivals? How people celebrate all festivals or fasts of India? What rituals they follow? And, similarly much more details you can easily and instantly get by here about festivals of India. Different festival has different meaning and different rituals. Diverse cultural people of India celebrate festivals differently but reveal the equivalent fervor. And, each festival endows us an excellent opportunity so that we can share our sweet messages or greeting card and best wishes of festive time with our near dear people.

Understanding this feeling, we have also collected different messages or SMS evincing good wishes of festival like Holi SMS, messages of Basant Panchami. Besides, much more other information as poems, songs, quotes, wallpapers of festival you can seehere througha single window.

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