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Merry Christmas

A national holiday Christmas is a huge festival in India owing to the massive Christian population. But over the last few decades, its garnered more cultural significance and is celebrated throughout India. The festival is marked by lights, church celebrations, special events across malls and retail spaces and of course, celebration at homes. However, there

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Karwa Chauth

Karwa Chauth is a one-day festival celebrated by Hindu women four days after a full moon in the month of Kartika. Karva Chauth, like many Hindu festivals, is based on the lunisolar calendar which accounts for all astronomical positions. On Karva Chauth women, especially in Northern India, who are married fast from sunrise to moonrise

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Guru Nanak

Guru Nanak Jayanti marks the birth of the first Sikh guru and its founder, Guru Nanak. It is one of the most important festival in the Sikh community. It is also known as Gurpurab and is observed by Sikhs across the world. The festival is celebrated every year on a full moon day in the

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Diwali

Diwali is a festival of lights. It is one of the biggest festivals in India, celebrated with great enthusiasm and happiness. Diwali celebrations may last for up to five days. Many people decorate their home and workplaces with tiny electric lights or small clay oil lamps. Bowls of water with candles and flowers floating on

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