Recently Updated Articles in Indian Festivals
Ramman is a religious festival celebrated in the form of ritual theatre, distinct to the Saloor-Dungra twin villages in Uttarakhand, with much pomp and a mesh of traditional crafts, tales, dance and singing. It faces threat of extinction today.
|• ||Nirjala Ekadashi|
Nirjala Ekadashi is a sacred Hindu festival of fasting, believed to grant benefits and virtues of all 24 Ekadashis on devoted observance.
|• ||Hampi Festival|
Hampi festival is celebrated in the ruins of Hampi in the honor of the golden period of this part of the nation, particularly during the regime of the Vijayanagara rulers. The three-day annual cultural extravaganza is celebrated in the month of November.
|• ||Brij Festival|
Brij Festival is celebrated in Bharatpur, Rajasthan and is held in the month of March, a few days before Holi.
|• ||Shigmo Festival|
Shigmo Festival is a colorful event of Goa celebrated in the month of March. The festival lasts for a fortnight and marks the presence of songs and dances.