Gudhi Padwa: Festival time for Maharashtrians

The Indian Diaspora
Mar 20, 2015
Gudi Padwa, which marks the beginning of the Hindu New Year, is celebrated by Maharashtrians across the world. This year it falls on March 21. Read Story »

Holi special: A poem from Canada

By Omkar Nath Chanan | The Indian Diaspora
Mar 07, 2015
A poem on the occasion of Holi from Canada Read Story »

Hola Mohalla: Punjab's rich and colourful tradition

Mar 05, 2015
A day assigned for mock battles for his troops by the 10th guru of Sikhs, Guru Gobind Singh, has come to be the symbol of Punjab's own rich religious and cultural tradition. The festival of 'Hola Mohalla', as Read Story »

Variety of Thandai flavours add 'colour' to Holi celebrations

By Mohit Dubey | IANS
Mar 04, 2015
In this part of the country, like in most of northern India, Holi comes as a big ticket festival for the lovers of bacchus. Read Story »

Punjabi pockets warm up for Lohri bonfires

The Times of India
Jan 13, 2015
Lohri is a cultural rather than religious celebration which draws Punjabis and Sindhis in large numbers Read Story »

Bringing in the New Year with Pongal

Huffington Post | None
Jan 06, 2015
Pongal is an annual solar calendric festival, unlike most other Indian celebrations which follow the lunar calendar Read Story »

Indians in Ridgefield celebrate Diwali

The Ridgefield Press | None
Dec 29, 2014
For the seventh year in a row, the South Asian community of Ridgefield has celebrated the festival of lights Read Story »

Reclaim the spirit of Christmas this year!

The Times of India
Dec 24, 2014
Don't outsource your Christmas this year. Adopt the traditional path instead, where family is at the center of the action and not a shopping complex... Read Story »

It's Jingle Balle Balle in Punjab

By Yudhvir Rana & Kamini Mehta | The Times of India
Dec 22, 2014
Punjabis love a robust celebration, so there's little chance that their Christmas would be a silent night. Read Story »

Hornbill: celebrating rich traditions of Nagaland

The Hindu
Dec 17, 2014
The annual Hornbill Festival in Nagaland is a celebration of a beautiful bird and the rich traditions of the state Read Story »