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Kartik month

Kartik month is one of the glorious months that occurs in October and November. It brings festivals including Karwa Chauth, Ahoi Ashtami, Rama Ekadashi, Dhanteras, Narak Chaturdashi, Lakshmi Puja, Govardhan Puja, Bhai Dooj, Kansa Vadh, Chhath Puja, Gopashtami, Tulsi Vivah And Devuttama Ekadashi. 

Karwa Chauth:

Karwa Chauth- A fast dedicated to goddess Parvati

Karwa Chauth is an important fast devoted to the goddess Parvati. Married women on this auspicious day observe fast for their husbands and worship the imperial goddess Parvati. 

Significance of Karwa Chauth

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Ahoi Ashtami:

About the commanding goddess Ahoi

Ahoi Ashtami is one of the important festivals dedicated to the mighty goddess Ahoi or Ahoi Bhagwati. Goddess Ahoi is the manifestation of the imperial goddess Parvati only. In this avatar, she blesses offspring and brings stability to all living beings’ l...View More


Dhanteras- A glorious festival dedicated to Lord Kubera and Lord Yama

Dhanteras is a glorious occasion devoted to the supreme Lord Kubera. The mighty Lord is the guardian of wealth and riches. His blessings integrate devotees' life with riches, glory and endless financial boons. 

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Rama Ekadashi:

Rama Ekadashi- A glorious festival dedicated to mighty Lord Rama

Rama Ekadashi is a beautiful and auspicious festival devoted to Lord Rama. Lord Rama is a supreme incarnation of Lord Vishnu. The Supreme Lord is known for his beautiful character, values and powerful personality. He is known t...View More

Narak Chaturdashi:

Narak Chaturdashi- A festivity devoted to Lord Krishna

Narak Chaturdashi is a glorious festival dedicated to the supreme deity Krishna. Lord Krishna is one of the supreme manifestations of the mighty Vishnu. He is known to remove all devotees' pains and award them eternal bliss. 

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Govardhan Puja:

Govardhan Puja- A glorious festivity dedicated to Lord Krishna

Govardhan Puja is a religious festival devoted to the mighty Lord Krishna. The powerful Lord Krishna is a supreme incarnation of Lord Vishnu and is one of the principal deities in the Hindu realm. Lord Krishna is the epitome of l...View More

Bhai Dooj:

Bhai Dooj- A special occasion dedicated to Yamuna and Yamraj

Bhai Dooj is one of the most beautiful festivals celebrated across India. This day is devoted to goddesses Yamuna and Yamraj. The festival redefines and strengthens the relationship between a brother and sister. By celebrating this...View More

Kansa Vadh:

Kansa Vadh- Celebrates the glorious powers of Lord Kansa

Kansa Vadh is one of the glorious festivals in India that celebrates the victory of goods over evil. The festival celebrates the powers and glories of Lord Krishna. 

Significance of Kansa Vadh

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Chhath Puja:

Chhath Puja- An important ritual devoted to Lord Sun and Chathhi Maiya

Chhath Puja is a glorious occasion dedicated to the supreme Lord Sun. Sun brings an enchanting aura and illumination to life. Lord Sun is the most supreme godhead in Hindu cosmology. Chhathi Maiya is the main deity revere...View More


Gopashtami- A festivity dedicated to Lord Krishna and cows

Gopashtami is a religious festival devoted to the commanding Lord Krishna and cows. The mighty Lord Krishna was a cow herder and had a divine connection with cows. His love and immense affection for cows make them more sacred in the ...View More

Tulasi Vivah:

Tulasi Vivah- Devoted to the mighty divinity Tulasi

Tulasi Vivah is a prosperous occasion celebrated to revere the supreme plant goddess Tulsi or sacred basil. The mighty goddess Tulasi is the supreme manifestation of goddess Lakshmi. She is cherished for her sanctity and pure devotion, espe...View More

Devutthana Ekadashi:

Devutthana Ekadashi- A day devoted to Lord Vishnu

Devutthana Ekadashi is a glorious occasion devoted to the mighty Lord Vishnu. The commanding Lord Vishnu is one of the supreme godheads in Hindu cosmology. He is the protector and guardian of the entire universe. The mighty Lord is an integra...View More