Hindu New Years (II)

Hindu New Years (II)

If you haven’t seen it yet, please do check out our Part 1, where we have showcased the New Year celebrations for Hindu communities who mark their months on the basis of the Lunar calendar! Every culture has had a separate understanding of what Time is, with the...
Hindu New Years (I)

Hindu New Years (I)

As Hindus, we are all part of a tradition stemming from our villages, our communities, our regions and our Sampradaya (spiritual lineage). These overlapping and intersecting layers make the real us, and this multitude of Hindu traditions brings with it the many unique...
Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi

vakratunda mahākāya, surya koti sama prabha, nirvighnam kurū me deva, sarvakāryeshu sarvadā Decorated houses, crowded streets, loud music, and lighted skyscrapers are only few of the things you see as millions prepare to welcome their beloved Shrī Ganesh. From...