Hindu Observances

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Makar Sankranti - Kite Festival in Hyderabad by Saurabh Chatterjee / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Makar Sankranti

One of the few ancient Indian festivals observed according to solar cycles instead of the lunar calendar, Makar Sankranti usually falls on or around the same day each year (normally January 14). This is a time of peace, insight, and joy....
Photo: Happy Diwali! by Soham Banerjee / CC BY 2.0


Diwali is one of the most popular Hindu holidays. Diwali starts on November 7, 2018 and will continue for 5 days until November 12, 2018. Diwali is the Hindu festival of lights. ...