Navaratri: Celebrating the Goddess

Worship of the feminine is something that sets Hinduism apart from monotheistic religions like Christianity and Islam. In ancient times, worship of the Mother goddess was widely prevalent, but as patriarchy took root, this disappeared. Today, only Hinduism gives pride...

How Kerala celebrates its 10-day long Onam festival

Introduction: The festival of Onam is one of the most important cultural and religious festivals of Kerala, which brings people together as a community. It is celebrated in the month of Chingam, for ten days. Day 1: Atham: This is the first day, and people start...