Saturday, September 14, 2019

Festivals of September 2019


India celebrates the unity in diversity with so many cultural festivals celebrating all the year around.

Janamashtami

Janamashtami is among the major festivals that is commonly observed by keeping the fasting and worshipping, believing that Lord Krishna to have been born on this day, according to our Hindu's tradition. Dahi Handi is the most commonly ritual observed. Mathura, Vrindavan, and Gokul are most crowded with their flying colors.

Here, is the beautiful Lord Krishna at the home.


Ganesh Chaturthi,

Next, being Ganesh Chaturthi, is the celebration time for Lord Ganesha! During Ganeshotsav, chanting of vedic hymns, prayers are done and on the last eleventh day immersion of the idol is done.

These are the pics of this year's Ganesh Visarjan, we have done in our Society. To avoid the immersion in the water bodies, people are now becoming more aware of the environment and we started the  Visarjan in our Society itself.


Durga puja or Navratri

The last week of September commences with Durga puja or Navratri and one of my favorite festivities that goes with fasting and Devi puja for nine days. Kanya Puja is done on the last day of Navratri though we should do it all the year around. 

Garbha in Gujarat 

In Gujarat, Garbha is the major attractions  and here, we really enjoyed Garba during our stay in Gujarat. Visit my another blog of  travel-44.com for more pictures. 

 

Puja pandals in Kolkata 

Where as in eastern India, huge number of puja pandals are set up with amazing decorations.Kolkata being in its most exciting state revealing it's most expensive pandals. Here, I posted few pics revealing the 
Beautiful pandals in Jamshedpur during our last year's visit. This year,we are excited to see something new.
On the last day of Puja, Idol is immersed.




Moharram , Onam and many more are  also there in the festivities.

Now,  the October is on the way with its vibrant colors. 

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