Muslim artisans create elaborate Durga puja tableaux for Hindu festivals
KOLKATA: As the country celebrated the festival of Diwali and Kali Puja, a mosque in West Bengal’s Birbhum district was busy celebrating communal harmony as they inaugurated a Hindu temple in the vicinity. The temple, dedicated to the Hindu goddess Kali, was inaugurated on Sunday evening amid Kali Puja revelry in Basapara, located in the…
Shivrati marks the darkest night of the year where God is worshiped in the form of Shiva the Destroyer. Many Hindus fast through out the night, chant mantras and the holy names of God, sing devotional songs, and bathe and make offerings to Shivalingam.
Navratri is a 9 night festival where God is worshiped in form of a loving Mother. Devout Hindus fast to rid themselves of non-divine qualities.
Welcoming a blessed Ramadan, a month of prayer, self-reflection, and self-purification
Buddha was born on the day of a full moon like many other holy figures of various religions. While Buddhism is a distinct and separate religion from Hinduism, many of its concepts of karma, reincarnation, and compassion for all beings are found in Vedic scriptures.
Gita Jayanti marks the day when Krishna delivered the Divine Song to warrior & devotee Arjun.