Dhanteras: Why people buy gold, silver or utensil and worship Goddess Laxmi and Lord Kuber

Festival season is on and after Dussehra and Karwa Chauth the next festival awaited is Dhanteras which comes a day before Diwali. Dhanteras is composed of two words Dhan means wealth and Teras means thirteen. According to hindu calendar Dhanteras falls on 13th day of Krishna Paksha in the month of kartik. On this day […]

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Navratri – A nine-day festival of Goddess Durga

Navratri is a Sanskrit word which means nine nights. Nine forms of Goddess Durgaare worshiped during these 9 days. Navratri festival is celebrated throughout the country with very joy and happiness. Most celebrated of the four Navratri, named after “Sharada” which means autumn.   Sharada Navratri The first day of Sharada Navratri is very special […]

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