Prathamastami Is Celebrated In The Month Of Margasira

Prathamastami Is Celebrated In The Month Of Margasira

Prathamastami is celebrated on the eighth day in the month of Margasira and is one of the most popular festival of Odisha. This year, Prathamastami will be celebrated on 11th November 2017 (Saturday). On this day, the eldest child of the family is honored. He or she is given new clothes to ware, which should […]

 

Bada Osha is the Festival of Fasting celebrated in the month of Kartik

Bada Osha is the Festival of Fasting celebrated in the month of Kartik

The festival of Bada Osha is the Festival of Fasting celebrated in the month of Kartik. As a custom, men observe this fast. The fast is kept on the fourteenth day of Kartik. The festival is celebrated at the Lord Mahadeva- Dhabaleswar Temple. Dhabaleswar, Temple of Lord Mahadeva in the state of Odisha is an […]

 

Diwali Or Deepavali In Odisha Will Be Celebrated This Year

Diwali Or Deepavali In Odisha Will Be Celebrated This Year

This year, Diwali or Deepavali in Odisha will be celebrated on 19th October 2017 (Thursday). Kali Puja celebration will start from 18th October (Wednesday). It is the festival of lights and has its own charm & style. Now-a-days there is not much difference in Diwali celebration in Odisha. Rows of oil lamps, candles and lanterns […]

 

Durga Puja Will Be Festivals Celebrated In Odisha

Durga Puja Will Be Festivals Celebrated In Odisha

In Odisha, Durga Puja will be celebrated from 27th September to 30th September 2017. There may be rainfall across the state during the Durga Puja celebrations following a cyclonic formation developing over the Bay of Bengal . It is likely to intensify into a low pressure formation resulting in rains, according to the forecast of […]

 

Origin Of Durga Puja In The State Of Odisha And Possible Roots

Origin Of Durga Puja In The State Of Odisha And Possible Roots

Various accounts exist, which ascribe the origin of Durga Puja in the state of Odisha. Some historical accounts agree on the influence from other regions, although some mythological accounts describe an independent origin. There’s a flood of articles on the origin of Durga Puja festival in the zamindari culture of Bengal, which sought to appease […]

 

All Odia Used To Celebrate As Dwitibaahaan Osha Or Dwutia Osha

All Odia Used To Celebrate As Dwitibaahaan Osha Or Dwutia Osha

Krushna pakhya of Aaswina month is called as “Mula astami” This day all odia used to celebrate as Dwitibaahaan Osha or we used to call as Dwutia osha . This festival is mainly women used to do for their sons betterment and to get good sons. The god of this Osha is “Dwutibahan” The priests […]

 

In Odisha Ganesh Puja Or Ganesh Chaturthi Will Be Celebrated On Today

In Odisha Ganesh Puja Or Ganesh Chaturthi Will Be Celebrated On Today

In Odisha, Ganesh Puja or Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on today 25th August 2017 (Friday). Ganesh Puja is celebrated as the birthday of lord Ganesha. It is primarily observed by educational institutes and students. The lord is offered prasad like modak and laddu in pandals. Students may also offer writing utensils and notebooks, which […]

 

Independence Day Is Celebrated On 15 August Every Year In India

Independence Day Is Celebrated On 15 August Every Year In India

Independence Day is celebrated on 15 August every year in India. It is a national holiday in country commemorating the nation’s independence from the British Empire on 15 August 1947. On the 71st Independence Day on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hoist the tri-colour from the ramparts of Red Fort for the fourth time. […]

 

Janmashtami Will Be Celebrated The Birthday Of Lord Krishna

Janmashtami Will Be Celebrated The Birthday Of Lord Krishna

In Odisha, Janmashtami will be celebrated on 14th August 2017 (Monday). The birthday of Lord Krishna, the eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu, is celebrated as Janmashtami. Hindus celebrate Janmashtami by fasting and staying up until midnight, the time when Krishna is believed to have been born. Images of Krishna’s infancy are placed in swings and […]

 
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