Tag: Festivals in India

Pongal 2022: Date, Significance, Story behind festival of Pongal

Happy Pongal 2022

Pongal 2022 is being observed from 13th to 16th January 2022. It is a 4-day long harvest festival celebrated at broad level in South India. However, there are many people who are observing Pongal on only one day on 14 January 2022. Pongal (also known as Thai or Tai Pongal) is a harvest festival of […]

Kurma Dwadashi Vrat 2022: Date, Vrat Katha, Importance

Kurma Dwadashi 2022

Know here when is Kurma Dwadashi vrat in 2022 and its immense importance, vrat vidhi and vrat katha along with other details. Dwadashi is the twelfth lunar day which falls in both Shukla paksha and Krishna paksha and falls on the day after Ekadashi. Just like Ekadashi, the Dwadashi vrat is also dedicated to the […]

Hindu Calendar 2022: Hindu Festivals & Holidays (Tyohar)

Hindu Calendar 2022

Hindu Calendar 2022: India is a country of diversity with numerous religions living together in peace. Owing to this fact, a large number of festivals are celebrated in the country with each festival having some significance and story behind it. If you simply have a look at Hindu Calendar 2022, you can find more than […]

Mahavir Jayanti 2022: Date, History, Tithi

Mahavir Jayanti 2022-2023

Mahavir, who was the 24th Tirthankara of Jainism, is entitled as the reformer of the Jain monastic community. Born as a prince in royal Jain family in Bihar, he left his home at the age of 30 years in the search of spiritual awakening and salvation. Devotees believe that Mahavira was born in 599 BCE […]