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Lunar Hindu New Year - the moment Bramha started creation. Yugadi, Ugadi, Gudi Padwa, Chaitra Pratipad. Also Vasanta Navaratri begins on this day
How Varalakshmi Vratam started ? Uniqueness of this festival. Purana story on it.
What work cycle do Hindu traditions follow. Is it an alternative to the work week ?
What are Hinduism Beliefs ? On God/ Brahman; On Karma & Dharma; On Reincarnation & Moksha.
Significance of Akshaya Tritiya. Puranas' take on Akshaya Tritiya
Solar Hindu New Year - Bihu, Poila Boishakh, Puthandu. Vishu. Baisakhi. Many names. But the same astronomical event. When Sun enters Mesha Rashi
Pancha Yagna - the daily hindu worship of five entities. Thanksgiving for our enriched lives. Why worship? How to worship?
Mahalaya Paksha is a time to thank our ancestors. After all, they are responsible for this body. Like we dedicate days for devatas, this is for our forefathers
Tamil Panchangam is a calendar system specific to Tamil speaking population. Characteristics of Tamil calendar. Traditions within it.
If Kerala is God's own country, then Onam is God's own festival! Unique festival exclusively celebrated by Malayalam traditions. History. Pookalam. Boat Race
Understanding Hindu Months would explain aspects of the traditions. For each calendar system its definition varies. Chaandramaana. Sauramaana. History
Track days with Tithi. What percent of Hindu festivals are defined by them? Let's explore them and their usage in traditions. Its link with Solar day
How do you find the date of an upcoming Hindu Festival? Internet? Before Internet era? Panchangam. How different from popular calendar. Time parameters in it.
Diwali is a feast to the five senses. Find out what the Hindu scriptures say about Deepavali. How was it celebrated in the 1950s
Holi is renewal after negativities get burnt. Reference to it in Bhavishya Purana. Its observation in two states geographically wide apart
In the auspicious Aadi month, Devi is worshipped in Tamil traditions. Aadi Velli-s being extra special days. With special celebrations come special food!
On Guru Purnima, we thank our spiritual guides, from Bhagavan to the current Guru. Also, this is the start of Chaturmas vrata. Find out more about them ...
Why Hindu Festivals? What is common across so many of them? Browse a list of Hindu festivals through the year. Know when each of them are happening next.
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