Festivals


How to Celebrate Diwali in Delhi If You Are a Visitor? 2

 The streets are getting overcrowded, the alleyways are already bustling and highways are crammed with vehicles. When such scenario turns up in India, one can be sure of some massive event or festival at the doorstep. Yes, it is. This time it is Diwali, the Festival of Lights. Conjure up […]


Why I Don’t Want to Celebrate this Year Diwali?

   This is that week of the year when people forget all worries, dreariness and monotony of life and venture out on a journey full of fun, jolly and gaiety. Life seems to be so easy-going and relaxing when meeting with friends, relatives and families. City centers, alleyways, narrow lanes […]


Top 10 Odia Sweet Dishes for Every Occasion 6

 Have you come across anyone saying “no” to sweets? Honestly, I haven’t seen any. Okay let’s say you have seen such people. Then let me tell you that he or she must be a diabetic. 🙂 😛 I am going to take you on a culinary trip in Odisha where […]


Worth-watching Exhibitions and Festivals in Malta

 Malta has always fascinated me with its rich natural beauty, historical places, amazing beaches and a wide range of delicious gastronomy. But, there is another aspect that the island has charmed me – it’s the intriguing exhibitions and shows. Though it has not the largest fairs and shows in the […]


Nabakalebara Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath

 One of the greatest events in 2015 is Nabakalebara of Lord Jagannath. Also known as Nabakalebar Rath Yatra, the festival is likely to attract more than 10 lakhs devotees around the world, who will be immerged in the chant of ‘Jay Jagannath Swamy’. What is Nabakalebara? Nabakalebara is an ancient […]


Where Are You Planning to Celebrate Diwali?

  Fireworks are selling like hotcakes, sweet stalls are getting overbooked, mothers have already got the menus ready and homes are dazzling with vibrant looks- when you see this picture in India, one can say Diwali is round the corner. Yes, this year Diwali falls on 23rd October, Thursday. The […]


Most Famous Festivals in India in September, 2014 2

 A plenty of things are waiting for you besides the pristine beaches, the soaring, snow-covered mountain ranges, the golden triangle tour and the Kerala Backwaters. September is the month that celebrates the maximum number of festivals in India. If you are visiting India this September, here are the best things […]


Important Dates & Popular Festivals in India in Latter Half of August

 Half of August has already gone. It saw people celebrating many popular festivals, including Nag Panchami, Monsoon Festival in Delhi, Snake Boat Race in Kerala, Raksha Bandhan, etc. If you didn’t have an opportunity to plunge into these activities, never worry. I bring to you an array of things to […]


Eid Special – Where to Celebrate Eid in India? 1

 Eid or Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated by Islamic community across the world just the next day of seeing the moon. The very festival, which is also known as Feast of Breaking the Fast, bids goodbye to the Holy month of Ramadan. In India, Muslims adorn themselves with new clothes, distribute sweets […]