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Happy Diwali 2017



Diwali is the most significant religious festival among Hindus. Diwali, which is also known as Deepavali, is also known as the festival of lights. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil and hope over despair. At most places Diwali is celebrated for five days.     […]

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Happy Navratri 2017



NAVRATRI CELEBRATION   Navratri will begin from September 21 to September 29. Celebrating the nine forms of goddess Durga, devotees will chant hymns and prayers to please the goddess Shakti. Durga is regarded as an epitome of power who defeated all evil forces on earth.     During Navratri which literally means nine nights, Durga […]

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Eid-Ul-Zuha 2017



Eid al-Adha 2017 is also called Bakr-Id and Eid ul-Adha or Eid ul-Zuha, this festival is marked by a meat feast. It’s that time of the year again. Muslims all over the world are getting ready for the revered festival of Eid al-Adha.   What is Eid al-Adha?   Id-ul-Zuha is a festival that is […]

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Indian Independence Day 2017



When: 15 August 2017 Where: India   On August 15, 1947, India won its Independence from the British rule, and that Independence is celebrated every year, although in a much more subdued form than on Republic Day. The Independence Day of India is much more than commemorating the anniversary of India’s free statehood. It is […]

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Janmashtami 2017



About Janmashtami     Janmashtami is celebrated only in India as this was the birthplace of Lord Krishna. But actually no. Janmashtami is celebrated in countries like Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Fiji, USA, Caribbean Islands, etc. For Nepal, one can imagine the obvious reasons as it has announced themselves a Hindu country. But for rest parts […]

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Raksha Bandhan 2017



Raksha Bandhan is celebrated in Shravana month during full moon day or Purnima day.     The best time to tie Rakhi on Raksha Bandhan is during Aparahna which is late afternoon according to Hindu division of the day. If Aparahna time is not available then Pradosh time is also suitable to perform rituals related […]

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GHM’s First Hotel In The Country To Open In Autumn 2017



Preferred Hotels & Resorts has entered into a partnership with Singapore-based hotel group GHM to represent The Chedi Mumbai, as part of its Lifestyle Collection.   Scheduled to open this autumn, The Chedi Mumbai will be GHM’s first hotel in India. It will also take Preferred’s Indian portfolio to 30 properties, making it the largest […]

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Alila Fort Bishangarh, Rajasthan, India



About The Destination   Located at Bishangarh Village in the Jaipur District, barely 6 km off the Delhi-Jaipur National Highway, Alila Fort Bishangarh is easily accessible from both Delhi and Jaipur. It is 180 km (3 hours) from Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi and only 55 km (1 hour) from Jaipur Airport. Once off […]

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Puri Rath Yatra or Car Festival



The most awaited festival of Rath Yatra or Car Festival Puri commences on the 25th June, Sunday 2017 and Return Car Festival or ‘Bahuda Jatra’ falls on 3rd July Monday 2017.Also known as Chariot Festival or Car festival, this is one of the most awaited Hindu festivals of the state as well as the country. […]

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Ramzan Id/Eid-ul-Fitar in India



Eid, popularly known as Eid-ul-Fitr, is a festival observed by the Muslim community to celebrate the conclusion of the month of fasting.     Eid-ul-Fitr literally means ‘festival of breaking the fast’. Like other festivals observed by the Muslim community, this festival symbolizes faith. The festival is celebrated based on an Islamic belief by following […]

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