Indian Festivals and Celebrations

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Indian Festivals and Celebrations

  1. 1. INDIAN CELEBRATIONS AND FESTIVALS
  2. 2. Christmas <ul><li>Generally the Christians who live in the plains decorate mango or banana trees at Christmas time. Good food is prepared and shared and they visit families. </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Dushera <ul><li>On this day in Satya Yug, Ram (the eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu), killed the great demon and king of Lanka, Ravana. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Ganesh Chaturti <ul><li>The festival of Ganesh Chaturti possess unique regional celebration that is quite diverse according to the geographical regions. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Janmashtami <ul><li>Janmashtami is celebrated all over the nation with great reverence and respect. Lord Krishna is the God that is worshipped on this day. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Rakhi celebrations in India are well known for its carnival spirit. It is a celebration in which the sister ties the pious band of affection on the brother’s wrist. The brother then promises love and affection to the sister. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><ul><li>Holi is one of the major festivals of India and is celebrated in most of the states of India. However, each region has its own variations of Holi with a large local influence. It is a happy festival in which all people play with coloured powder and have a good time. </li></ul></ul>

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