Tag: Hindu Festival
Spiritual Significance of Diwali
Diwali or Deepavali, is one of the most important Hindu festivals. It has spiritual, religious, cultural and social importance that devotees need to be aware. This blog explores various aspects of Diwali/Deepavali, including spiritual significance of Deepavali/Diwali.
Dhanteras is a the day on which Lord Dhanvantari appeared. It marks the beginning of Diwali and is celebrated by Hindus across the world. Lakshmi Puja is also performed on this day.
What is Navaratri?
According to Shakta and Vaishnava Puranas, Navaratri falls twice or four times in a year. Of these, the Sharad Navaratri near autumn equinox (September–October) is the most celebrated. In all cases, Navaratri falls in the bright half of the Hindu lunisolar months.