Govardhan Puja

Govardhan Puja

What is Govardhan Puja? Govardhan Puja or Annakoot is a Hindu festival celebrated to show gratitude to Lord Krishna for saving the people during the heavy torrential rain, by lifting the Govardhan hill. The entire city of Vrindavan was saved by the Lord. It also...
Jamai Sasthi and Rituals

Jamai Sasthi and Rituals

What is Jamai Sasthi: Jamai in the Bengali language is Son-in-law. Jamai Sasthi is a Bengali celebration which is observed to elevate the relationship with the son-in-law of a family. According to the Bengali calendar, it is celebrated on the sixth day of Jaishtha...
Vaikasi Visakam

Vaikasi Visakam

What is Vaikasi Visakam: Vaikasi Visakam is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Muruga according to the Tamil calendar. It is celebrated in the month of Vaikasi, corresponds to the date between May and June according to the Gregorian calendar. On Vaikasi Visakam, the...
Aadi Perukku Pooja 2019 Date

Aadi Perukku Pooja 2019 Date

What is Aadi Perukku? Aadi Perukku is an important Hindu festival, which is also known as ‘Aadi 18’, is commonly celebrated among the Tamil people across the globe. This is the beginning of the monsoon season. This is celebrated in the Tamil month of “Adi”, which...