With its uninhibited use of colour and water, the festival of Holi truly captures the cultural vibrancy of India. It is a symbol of the triumph of good over evil and has many avatars across different cities it is celebrated in. Be it the Lath Mar Holi in Barsana, traditional celebrations in...Read More »
Rajasthan, the land of colourful festivities, has an array of unique fairs and celebrations. The Kaila Devi Fair is one such festival held at the Kaila village. Situated on the banks of the Kalisil River in the Trikut hills, the Kaila Devi Temple is dedicated to Kaila Devi, the family deity...Read More »
Shri Mahavirji Fair is a festival celebrated from Chaitra Shukla Ekadasi to Baisakh Krishna Dwitiya (March-April) in the memory of Shri Mahavir Swami, the 24th Tirthankara (saint) of the Jains, in Chandan Gaon. The visitors to the fair even include the principal followers of Mahavir Swami - the...Read More »
Poila Baishak is the first day of the Bengali New Year. The word is derived from two Bengali words – 'poila' which means first and 'baisakh' which means first month of Bengali Calendar. Nearly all Kolkatans choose to celebrate it with traditional music and dance. Tollygunge, the film town of...Read More »
After the successful first two editions,Dharamshala Film Festival plans to bring together noteworthy national and international feature films, short films and documentaries for movie lovers. The festival aims to establish a platform where film buffs and filmmakers can interact and discuss their...Read More »
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