Holi is the day people throw colored powder and liquids at each other in celebration.
The monthlong, Hindu Swasthani Brata Katha festival began on January 5, 2015 in Nepal, drawing devotees to the Salinadi River
During Navratri, many Hindus in Gujarat and elsewhere wear colorful costumes and perform a special type of vigorous dance
NEW DELHI, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe a strict religious fast during his maiden
Prior to the festival, skilled artisans prepare clay models of Lord Ganesh. Devotees often clean their houses to prepare
Hanuman Jayanti is a Hindu holiday that celebrates the the birth of the monkey god Hanuman, a loyal devotee to Lord Rama
The Festival of Colors, known as Holi, is now celebrated across American cities and towns from Boston to Los Angeles, from Salt Lake City to Houston. While the festival originates in the religious tradition of Hinduism, all parts of society are welcomed regardless of spiritual affiliation.
In a world where patriarchal norms and xenophobic platforms hold sway, one can celebrate the nine shining days of Navratri, when Durga holds her own with Rambo, Lakshmi blesses books on the Big Bang Theory and Saraswati encourages you to play one more tune, learn one more dance.
Holi 2016: March 23, 24 Holi 2013: March 27, 28 Holi 2015: March 6, 7 Holi 2012: March 8,9 Holi 2019: March 21, 22 Holi 2017
Maha Shivaratri is celebrated every year on the 13th night and 14th day in the Krishna Paksha (waning moon) of the month of Magha or Phalguna (February-March) in the Hindu Calendar.