Understand India Culture

Karva Chauth

Karva Chauth

Karva Chauth is a one-day festival celebrated by Hindu women four days after purnima (a full moon) in the month of Kartika.

Dusshera

Dusshera

Dusshera also known as Vijayadashami, Dasahara, Dasara, Dussehra or Dashain is a major Hindu festival celebrated at the end of Navratri every year.

Onam

Onam

Onam is an annual Harvest festival in the state of Kerala in India

Janmashtami

Janmashtami

Krishna Janmashtami is a hindu festival that celebrates the birth anniversary of lord Krishna.

Viswakarma Puja

Viswakarma Puja

Vishwakarma Day, also known as Vishwakarma Jayanti or Vishwakarma Puja, is a day of celebration for Vishwakarma, a Hindu god, the divine architect.

Saraswati Puja

Saraswati Puja

Saraswati Puja also known as Vasant Panchami is celebrated by people in various ways depending upon the region.

Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi also known as 'Vinayak Chaturthi' or 'Vinayaka Chavithi' is celebrated as birth anniversary of Lord Ganesh.

Navaratri

Navaratri

Navaratri, literally means nine nights, also spelled Navratri or Navarathri, is a nine nights and ten days Hindu festival

Durga Puja

Durga Puja

Durga Puja, also called Durgotsava, is an annual Hindu festival in the Indian subcontinent dedicated to Goddess Durga.

Ratha Yatra

Ratha Yatra

Ratha Yatra or Chariot Festiva is a Hindu festival that is celebrated at famous Jagannatha temple in Puri every year.

Vaisakhi

Vaisakhi

Vaisakhi is an ancient harvest festival celebrated in the Punjab as Sikh New Year based on Hindu Solar calendar.

Muharram

Muharram

Muharram commemorates the death of the Prophet Mohammad’s grandson, Hussein Ibn Ali for Shia's.

Boss's Day

Boss's Day

Boss's Day, also written as Bosses' Day or Boss Day is generally observed on or around October 16 in the United States.

Grandparents Day

Grandparents Day

Grandparents Day serves to honor and recognize the contributions of grandparents in our lives.

Teachers' Day

Teachers' Day

Teachers' Day is a special day for the appreciation of teachers, and include celebrations to honor them for their special contributions in a particular field area, or the community in general.

New Year

New Year

First day of January is known as New Year.

Independence Day

Independence Day

Independence Day is annually celebrated on 15 August, as a national holiday in India.

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is the day to explore how everyone as a collective or as individuals can do their part to reduce the global burden of cancer.

Father's Day

Father's Day

Father's Day is celebrated worldwide to recognize the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children.

Children's Day

Children's Day

Children's Day is celebrated across the world on different days to honor children globally.

International Day of Yoga

International Day of Yoga

International Day of Yoga, or commonly and unofficially referred to as Yoga Day, is celebrated annually on 21st of June.

Labor Day

Labor Day

More than 80 countries celebrate International Workers' Day on 1st of May which is also the ancient European holiday of May Day.

Mother's Day

Mother's Day

Mother's Day is a celebration of motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society.

Utkal Divas or Odisha Day

Utkal Divas or Odisha Day

Odisha Day, also known as Odisha Divasa and Utkala Divasa is celebrated on 1st of April in Odisha in the memory of the formation of the state as a separate province on 1st April 1936.