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Importance Of Bhogi Festival

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It is the first day of the festival and is celebrated on the day previous to Makara Sankranthi. At dawn, on this day people light a bonfire with logs of wood, other solid fuels and wooden furniture at home that are no longer useful at home. The disposal of derelict …

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Significance of Hindu Rituals & Festivals

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Applying Tilak on the Forehead: On the forehead, between the two eyebrows; is a spot, that is considered as a major nerve point in human body; since ancient times. The Tilak is believed to prevent the loss of “energy”, the red ‘kumkum’ between the eyebrows is said to retain energy …

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Akshaya Trutiya – Festival of Prosperity

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India is regarded as a country of many religions and cultures. Each festival celebrated has a religious significance attached to it. One of the festivals which is celebrated on the bright half of the lunar month of Vaishaka (as per Hindu calendar) is known as “Akshaya Trutiya”. The word Akshaya …

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