Famous Festivals And Fairs

Janmashtami - Mathura, Uttar Pradesh
Janmashtami is celebrated every year on the 8th day of the dark fortnight that is also known as the Krishna Paksh, in th....
Kumbh Mela - Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
Kumbh Mela is a Hindu pilgrimage that occurs four times every twelve years and rotates among four locations: Prayag (All....
Christmas Day - Chandigarh
Christmas is an annual holiday that marks the birth of Jesus of Nazareth. Christmas celebrations often combine the marki....
Durga Puja - Bengal's, West Bengal
The azure sky with fleecy white clouds and the nip in the air marks the advent of autumn – the season for Bengal’s m....
Vasant Panchami - All religious, Punjab
Basant Panchami has a specific meaning, Basant means Spring, whereas Panchami means the fifth day of the spring. It fall....
Diwali - All over in India, Uttar Pradesh
Diwali (also known as Deepawali), or the festival of lights is perhaps the most popular of all Hindu festivals. Like mos....
Karva Chauth - North Indian, Chandigarh
Karva Chauth is a very significant festival for the women of North Indian. Traditionally the Indian woman was expected t....
Maha Shivratri - Chandigarh
Maha Shivratri or Sivaratri (Night of Shiva) is a Hindu festival celebrated every year on the 13th night/14th day in the....
Raksha Bandhan - South, Punjab
Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi is a Hindu festival and also Sikh festival, which celebrates the relationship between brothers a....
Dussehra - Chandigarh
Vijayadashami also known as Dussehra is a festival celebrated across India. It is celebrated on the tenth day of the bri....
Pongal Festival - South India, Tamilnadu
Pongal festival falls on the same day each year, on 13th January, coinciding with the festivals of Lohri in Punjab and G....
Rama Navami - Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh
Rama Navami is a Hindu holiday. It falls on the ninth day of the Hindu lunar year (or Chaitra Masa Suklapaksha Navami). ....
Holi - North India, Punjab
Holi is a popular, Hindu spring festival, observed in India, also called the Festival of Colours. On the first day, bonf....
Baisakhi - All over Punjab, Punjab
Baisakhi is celebrated in Punjab with great fervour. It was on this day that Guru Gobind Singh founded the Khalsa (Sikh ....
Thai Pusam - Tamilnadu
Thai Pusam festival usually takes places in the temples dedicated of Kartikeya or Mariamman where trenches of burning co....
Gudi Padva - Mumbai, Maharashtra
(Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka) Marks the beginning of a new year in Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and parts of ....
Id-Ul-Zuha - All over India, Uttar Pradesh
Id-Ul_Zuha is a muslim festival celebrated all over India. Prayers are offered in the mosques and special delicacies are....
Pooram - Kerala
At the beginning of April, the people of Kerala begin their search for the best elephants in the state. Each temple in K....
Kite Festival - Gujrat
In Gujarat and other western states the change in the direction of winds on Makar Sankranti is marked by thousands of co....
Mahavir Jayanti - All over India, Gujrat
The birth anniversary of the 24th Tirthankara of the Jains, Mahavir, the founder of Jainism, is celebrated by the Jain c....
Muharram - All over India, Uttar Pradesh
Commemorates the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, the grandson of the holy Prophet Mohammed, and is observed by the Shi'ite Mu....
Navratras - All over India, Maharashtra
The 9 days of celebration of Navratras are believed to be the most auspicious events taking place in all Hindu cultural ....
Onam - Kerala
Onam Celebrated with great pomp and show in Kerala, Onam is the annual festival of the state. The biggest and most popul....
Pongal - Southern India, Tamilnadu
Falling on 14th January every year, Pongal is harvest festival of Tamilnadu, a southern Indian state. The festival falls....
Teej - All over India, Uttar Pradesh
An unique festival for women, Teej is primarily celebrated in Rajasthan, parts of Uttar pradesh and Bihar with both fast....
Ganesh Chaturthi - All over India, Maharashtra
Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Ganesh on the fourth day (Chaturthi) of the bright fortnight of ....
Lohri - Punjab
Lohri is a very popular carnival at Punjab and is celebrate with maximum zeal and enthusiasm in the state. The Lohri Fes....
Gandhi Jayanti - All over India, Delhi
The festival of Gandhi Jayanti or Gandhi's Birthday is observed in India, on October 2nd, in celebration of India's mos....
DURGA PUJA - Ranchi, Jharkhand
This Phot belong to the durga puja celebration of Ranchi city capital of jharkhand..........
Pushkar fair - Rajasthan
Pushkar fair in Pushkar, Rajasthan is celebrated with great enthusiasm. The festival is an obeisance to lord Brahma, the....
Republic Day - New Delhi, Delhi
Every year, a grand Republic day parade is held in New Delhi, India's capital city to observe the anniversary of the Ind....