Indian Fairs: A Part of Our Cultural Heritage

Fairs or Melas are an inherent part of Indian culture since the 16th century and thus big or small we enjoy them and look forward to them year after year. … Continue reading Indian Fairs: A Part of Our Cultural Heritage

Chhath Puja- A Veneration to the Sun God

Chhath Puja is an Indian Hindu Vedic festival, celebrated in the parts of Bihar, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh as well as some parts of Nepal. Culturally, this festival does not … Continue reading Chhath Puja- A Veneration to the Sun God

Dev Deepawali- The Diwali of Gods at Varanasi

Dev Deepawali¬†or the Diwali of the Gods or the Festival of Lights of the Gods is the festival of Kartik Poornima celebrated in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. It falls on … Continue reading Dev Deepawali- The Diwali of Gods at Varanasi

Varanasi – Ancient. Mystic. Enchanting

Varanasi or Benaras, as is more popularly known will take you back in time. The old tumbledown city is ancient as ancient can be. Some people say that perhaps, it … Continue reading Varanasi – Ancient. Mystic. Enchanting