Holi …. Let not the colors fade from life

Holi, the Hindu festival of colours is being celebrated today (29 Mar 21). Other than being associated with vibrant colours Holi also signifies victory of Good over evil. Holi in Lockdown…. Lockdown was imposed, pan India, just two weeks before Holi last year. The situation is not much different this year around with the virus again raising its head across the nation. I am sure … Continue reading Holi …. Let not the colors fade from life

Deepawali …. winning the battle within…

Festival of Deepawali celebrated across India by people of all religion symbolises victory of good over evil. As per mythology Lord Rama reached back Ayodhya (His Kingdom) on this day after completion of his 14 years exile and vanquishing Ravana in a bitter battle at Lanka.

This day happened to be a New moon day (No moon). Residents had lit up their houses with the help of earthen lamps to welcome the prince (Rama). People in the present day have started using electric lights along with earthen lamps to commemorate the occasion. People burst crackers too to express happiness. Deepawali remains associated with cleanliness and lights.

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