Eid al-Fitr also called the “Festival of Breaking the Fast” or Lesser Eid, or simply Eid, is a religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of the month-long dawn-to-sunset fasting of Ramadan. It falls on the first day of Shawwal in the Islamic calendar; this does not always fall on the sameContinue reading “EID AL-FITR”


All Saints’ Day ~ 1st November All Saints’ Day, also known as All Hallows’ Day, Hallowmas, the Feast of All Saints or Solemnity of All Saints, is a Christian solemnity celebrated in honour of all the saints, known and unknown. Its intent is to celebrate all the saints, including those who do not, or areContinue reading “🎅 ALL SAINTS’ DAY 🎅”


Halloween Day ~ 31st October Halloween is a celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, of the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows’ Day. It is also known as Allhalloween – All Hallows’ Eve or All Saints’ Eve. Halloween activities include trick-or-treat, Halloween costume parties, carving pumpkins into jack-o’-lanterns,Continue reading “🎃 HAPPY HALLOWEEN 🎃”


Many Muslim households across the globe observe milad-un-nabi, which commemorates prophet Muhammad’s birthday. It’s a gazetted holiday in India and is also known as Nabi Day, Mawlid, Mohammad’s Birthday or the Prophet’s Birthday. Milad-un-Nabi is a public holiday. It’s a day off for the general population, schools and optionally for the working class. Most ofContinue reading “MILAD UN-NABI aka EID-E-MILAD”


Dussehra is a Hindu festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil. This day culminates the nine day long fasting period of Navratri. On this day the idol of Goddess Durga is taken in a procession and gets immerged in big water bodies. Many people of the Hindu faith observe Dussehra through special prayerContinue reading “🙏 HAPPY DUSSEHRA 🙏”


This year Navratri is celebrated from 17th October to 25th October. It’s a Hindu festival which means ‘nine nights’. This festival is celebrated in various parts of the Indian subcontinent post monsoon in the month of autumn every year. The bright half of the Hindu calendar month ‘Ashvin’ marks the beginning of the festival whichContinue reading “🌺 HAPPY NAVRATRI 🌺”

शुभ रथयात्रा -सब मनिसा मोर परजा!!

Originally posted on The REKHA SAHAY Corner!:
    हम रहते हैं उस देश में, जहाँ देह से परे, हर बात में आध्यात्म होता है। शंख क्षेत्र पुरुषोत्तम पुरी में, दशावतारों  विष्णु से बुद्ध तक  पूजे जाते है। इस संदेश के साथ- सब मनिसा मोर परजा …..मेरी प्रजा है सब जन. अर्द्धनिर्मित श्री जगन्नाथ, सुभद्रा…