Indian Festivals

Dhanteras 2017 | Importance, Pooja Timings And Legends

Diwali celebrations officially begin with Dhanteras or Dhantrayodashi. Hindus celebrate the first day of Diwali by worshipping Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Kubera, [...]

The Five Days Of Diwali

Diwali is actually a five day festival. In fact, the festivities last well over a week. One of the main reasons that make Diwali so special is that it has got [...]

Diwali – The Festival of Lights

Diwali or Deepavali is the festival of lights. It is unarguably the biggest Indian festival and is celebrated in almost all parts of the country. Navratri is [...]

Navratri Celebrations At Kollur Mookambika Temple

The Kollur Mookambika Temple, one of the most famous Durga temples in South India, attracts thousands of devotees during Navratri. In 2017, Navratri [...]

Mulayam Parambu Pooram (Chalissery Pooram)

The spectacular Mulayam Parambu Pooram brings the entire Valluvanad region to the premises of the Mulayam Parambu Bhagavati Temple at Chalissery, [...]

Thiruvathira celebrations in Kerala and Tamil Nadu

The Hindu festival Thiruvathira or Thiruvathirai is a festival exclusively celebrated by the women of Kerala and Tamil Nadu. In Kerala, Thiruvathira in the [...]

Best Places To Celebrate New Year In India

Looking for a nice place to ring in the New Year in India? Take a moment to check out our list. Travelling to an exotic destination with your friends or family [...]

Thrikkarthika celebrations in Kerala

Karthika that falls in the Malayalam month of Vrischikam is an extremely auspicious day for Hindus in Kerala and Tamil Nadu. In most parts of South India, this [...]

Chakkulathukavu Pongala 2016

Chakkulathukavu Sree Bhagavathi Temple is the abode of the benevolent Goddess Chakkulathamma. Millions pray for her blessings at her shrine at Chakkulathukavu. [...]

When Chariots Start Rolling Through Kalpathi | Everything You Need to Know about Kalpathi Ratholsavam

The chariots of deities (devarathams) of the four temples of Kalpathi will start rolling through the narrow streets of this holy town on November 13 as part of [...]