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Describe one festivals of india

Asked by bibhuti manasingh, 02 Jul '13 07:02 pm
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Deepawli is best
festival of lights
joy
sweets
Answered by anil garg, 16 Jan 01:37 am

 
  
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Pongal & onam
Answered by Stone Heart, 14 Nov '13 10:06 am

 
  
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Jai shri ram in north india deepawali,dusherra, holi, ram navmi, janmasthmi
Answered by Ramesh Agarwal, 02 Jul '13 10:42 pm

 
  
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The Bihu
Bihu is one of the major festivals celebrated almost all over Assam thrice tearly.
The three Bihus dbserved by the Assamese,' Bohag Bihu' is the most important one which starts from the last day of Chaitya lasts for seven days.It's a festival of nature since durind this period green new leaves begin appearing in various trees, flowers bloosm in abudance enticing people to be nature lover.
On the first day of # Bohag Bihu ' cows get special treatment from the owners, they are taken to nearby ponds or river for thorough bathing.Tremeric is applied over the bodies of cows during the course of bathing.Cows get due reverence on this day so the first day of Bohag Bihu is called ' Garu (cow)Bihu'.the next day is Manuh Bihu & on that day youngers bow down before their elders for getting blessings.The elders offer youngers garment.With the approach of night of that day the old, voung boys & girls get together to celebrate Bihu Dance in the neighbouring houses.It is said that the B ...more
Answered by apsaikia, 02 Jul '13 08:56 pm

 
  
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Let me do it as home-work...!
Answered by Dil Se, 02 Jul '13 08:02 pm

 
  
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Holi ..
Holi is one of the major festival of India and is the most vibrant of all. The joys of Holi knows no bound. The festival is celebrated across the four corners of India or rather across the globe. The festival is filled with so much fun and frolic that the very mention of the word 'Holi' draws smile and enthusiasm amongst the people. Holi also celebrates the arrival of Spring, a season of joy and hope.
Story of Holika
Integrally entwined with Holi, is the tradition of 'Holika Dahan', which is actually lighting of bonfires. The ritual is symbolic of victory of good over evil and has its root in the legend of demon king Hiranyakashyap who wished to end his blessed son, Prahlad's life with the help of his sister, Holika who burnt in the fir and no harm occurred to Prahlad. Since then the day is celebrated in victory of good over bad.
Holi Celebrations in India
Holi is famous as Basant Utsav in rural India. It is one of the major festivals in India and is celebrated with ex ...more
Source: http://www.holifestival.org/holi-in-india.html
Answered by Tulika, 02 Jul '13 07:14 pm

 
  
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Dussehra - a major Indian festival celebrated on the tenth day of Ashvin month according to the Hindu calendar. This day falls in the month of September or October. The day culminates a 9 day fasting period of Navratri in the Hindu culture. The day also coincides with immersion of the idol of Goddess Durga. The day is celebrated to commemorate the killing of Ravana by Lord Rama. The day also celebrates the killing of demon Mahishasur by Goddess Durga. Dussehra celebration spreads the message of the victory of good over sin.
Answered by BHARATKUMARBADIGINCHALA, 02 Jul '13 07:12 pm

 
  
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There are so many why only one dear?
Answered by BINDAS BOL, 02 Jul '13 07:10 pm

 
  
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Festival of lights is Diwali..!
Answered by tanuja, 02 Jul '13 07:03 pm

 
  
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