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Festivals of Kerala are expressions of the rich traditional heritages of the state. Festivals of Kerala are an integral part of the social and cultural structure of the state.
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Mahamastakabhisheka is very famous festival of the Jains that is performed in reverence to the fifty seven feet high statue of Siddha Bahubali at Shravanabelagola. Mahamastakabhisheka is one of the biggest and important festivals for Jain community. Mahamasthakabhisheka is very famous and popular festival that is performed once in 12 years. The word Mahamastakabhisheka is a combination of three words ‘Maha’ meaning great or excellent, ‘Masthaka’ means head and ‘Abhisheka’ meaning anointing or coronation. The words literally mean `the head anointing ceremony`. It is an important Jain festival held in the town of Shravanabelagola in Karnataka, India. It is performed in reverence to the fifty seven feet high monolithic statue the Siddha Bahubali at Shravanabelagola.
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 Hareli Festival
Hareli Festival is a popular festival of Chhattisgarh. It is celebrated in the month of Shravan by the farmers who worship cows and other equipments used for farming.
 Goncha Festival
Goncha Festival is a popular festival of Chhattisgarh that i9s celebrated with much spirit by the local people in the month of July.
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