Monthly Archives: October 2014

Govardhan Puja and Vishwakarma Day

Next day after Diwali is celebrated in many parts of India as Govardhan Puja and Vishwakarma Day. In Maharashtra it is celebrated as Padva or BaliPratipada. “Govardhan Puja“ Govardhan Puja, also called Annakoot(heap of food) is celebrated with great enthusiasm in the … Continue reading

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“Shubh Deepawali”

Diwali also known as Deepawali or the “festival of lights“, is an ancient Hindu Festival celebrated in autumn every year. It is the biggest Hindu festival. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over … Continue reading

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Dhanteras Festival

In India we celebrate lots of festivals throughout the year. But these months of October-November-December are the most special for every religion, as we celebrate our greatest festivals like Dusshera, Durga Puja, Eid, Karva Chauth, Dhanteras, Diwali, Muharram, Chhath Puja, … Continue reading

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Nomenclature of Cyclones

In meteorology, a cyclone is an area of closed, circular fluid motion rotating in the same direction as the Earth. This is usually characterized by inward spiralling winds that rotate anti-clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere of the Earth. Most large-scale cyclonic circulations are centered on areas of low … Continue reading

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Diet, Physical activity and Good Health

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Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam

I have written a short poem about terrorism and corruption. I am totally against terrorism or any form of crime BUT I feel that we first need to make our nation strong from within to protect it from any outside … Continue reading

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“Durga Puja celebrations”

Durga Puja is an annual Hindu festival of India that celebrates the worship of Goddess Durga. The dates are set according to the traditional Hindu calendar. Durga Puja marks the victory of Goddess Durga over the evil buffalo demon Mahishasura, … Continue reading

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