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Ethnic Outfits
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I personally loveee Traditional Clothes. Diwali is the time when, I experiment with fabrics, colors, patterns and designs. The festival of lights tempts me to wear bright colors and bold accessories. This video is all about my favorite looks this...
Bhai Dooj
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Bhai Dooj, also known as ‘Bhai Tika’ or ‘Bhau-Beej’ is a unique Hindu festival that celebrates the selfless and chaste bond of love between a brother and sister. It is observed on the ‘dooj’ (2nd day) of the...
Diwali
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Diwali falls, the Indian festival of lights, falls on the day of 'Amavasyaa', when the moon does not rise and there is darkness all around. Light, being symbol of hope and positive energy, indicates the victory of good over evil. By...
Dhanteras
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Dhanteras or Dhan Teras marks the beginning of Diwali and is observed two days before Diwali. It is the thirteenth day of the dark fortnight of Kartik Month and is also known as Dhantra Yodashi. In 2016, Dhanteras is on October 28. The...
Tripurasundari Temple
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The entire country has geared up to celebrate the festival of light – Diwali. Celebrating the victory of good over evil, people throughout the country lit candles and ‘diyas’ inside and outside their houses. Tripura...
Ningol Chakouba
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Manipur is one beautiful north eastern state in India that has many more attractions for tourists than natural beauty and enthralling wildlife. The customs and festivals of indigenous tribes of Manipur are no less enticing than sightseeing, cuisine...
Bhai Dooj
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With time, certain important rituals and festivals of adjacent states have seeped in life of people living in the north eastern states of India. Diwali is one such festival and it is immediately followed by the sacred ritual of Bhai Dooj. This is...
Khasi Veikin Festival
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Festival of the Khasi in Meghalaya, India. Traditionally dressed Khasi girls dance in the centre of the stadium while Khasi guys dance around the circle and watch the dancing girls. It was a lovely festival. Source: YouTube | By: Lemonka
Diwali Celebrations
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October is the month that kick starts a series of festivals in India. People in the various states of India join these festivities as they believe in the mythology and religious beliefs. After Durga Puja and Dhanteras, comes the festival of lights,...
Cultural Heritage
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Assam is home to some unique melas/fairs celebrating various aspects of life. Ambubachi Mela: The Ambubachi Mela is the yearly mela held at one of the renowned temples of the world, Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati, Assam. Celebrated during the...
Traditional dance
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Cultural club Mizoram presenting dance while the spectators enjoy watching during Anthurium festival. The Anthurium Festival is a 3 day-long event organized every year in September by the State govt. of Mizoram with the aim to promote tourism in...
Karwa Chauth
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Karwa Chauth is a celebration saw in the northern parts of India to strengthen bonds between the couple. Many newly married woman or those woman who don’t have married but wants to celebrate karwa chauth vrat first time should know some...

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