Tag Archives: Festival

All Set for Grand Closing of Lantern Festival of Taiwan

Lantern Festival of Taiwan (Photo Credits: File Image) Celebrated as one of the “Fantastic Festivals of the World” (an accolade given by the Discovery Channel), the Lantern Festival of Taiwan will head towards a grand finale, closing on February 23, 2020. Recognised historically as a folk festival with diverse tales and interpretations, the Lantern Festival… Read More »

Hariyali Teej 2019 Date: Significance, Celebrations and Traditions Related to the Auspicious Sawan Festival

Hariyali Teej (Photo Credits: Preneet Kaur Facebook) The Hindu calendar month of Sawan has begun and this time around the year, holds a lot of significant festivals. The auspicious month is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Devotees across India are now preparing themselves for Hariyali Teej, the date of which falls on Shukla… Read More »

Jaipur Literature Festival 2012

Jaipur: With literature festival to raise its curtains after two days, the host as well as the production teams are immersed putting their 100 percent efforts in digging out the best. Salman Rushdie’s arrival must have created controversy all through but it seems it has made less effect on the deaf ears. With festival becoming… Read More »