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Gayatri Mantra - essence of the Solar Deity !
Further, more detailed article
Why do we have so many "New Years" in India ?
Divali :- 20 days guide, from Divali of mortals to the Divali of Gods !
Uttarayan / Makar Sankranti - The Kite festival of
Significance of Bhishma Pitamaha during the Makar Sankranti
Holi :- Festival of colours, as celebrated in Vraj, U.P., India
Holi in Barsana - Views of the main temple, pilgrims, dancers and video of revellers in the main courtyard of the temple.
Holi in Nandgao - News report of the holi in Krishna's own town
Holi in BakeyBihari mandir - Vrindavan - Pilgrims and priests playing holi in the main courtyard of the famous temple.
Holi in Mathura - Holi as played out in Mathura, complete with a stage show of folk dance
Rama-Navami :- Why we celebrate the birth of Lord Rama
Nabkalevar festival at Puri, renewing the idols of the Lord
Ratha-Yatra :- Chariot festival at Jaggannath Puri, Orrisa, India
Ashadhi-Beej :- Festival to determine the monsoon weather
Pitru-Paksha - fortnight of the ancestors
Navaratri :- Festival of nine nights.
Vijaya Dashami :- Rama defeats Ravan and Devi defeats demons on this fantastic day at the end of Navratri
Here are some details of how Pushti Marg celebrates these festivals.
Divali :- Festival of light, five days of festivities, as celebrated at Nathadwara, Rajasthan, India.
Holi :- as celebrated in Pushti Marg, especially at Nathadwara & Kakaroli.
Grishma-Vihar :- Summer time at Nathadwara.
Hindola :- Monsoon festivities at Nathadwara.
Other festivals at Nathadwara
Nav-Vilas as celebrated in Pusthi Marg - Gujarati
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