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Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi is a day for celebrating the presence of Lord Ganesha on earth for all his devotees. It is the birthday of Lord Ganesha,

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Dussehra

Dussehra is celebrated by the Hindus. It is the last day of Durga Puja or Navaratri. Generally, this day falls in the month of October.

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Diwali Festival

Diwali, Deepavali or Divali is a significant festival of the Hindus. �Deep� means light and Diwali is the �Festival of Lights� where lamps are lit

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Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan (which in Hindi means �the bond of protection�) or Rakhi is a Hindu festival that celebrates the sublime bondage of love between brothers

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Ascension of Baha-u-llah

Ascension of Baha-u-llah is an important observance to the members of the Baha�i faith. This holy day is commemorated on the anniversary of the death

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Ramadan Begins

Ramadan Begins in the ninth month of the Islamic calendar (Hijri). The word has been derived from the term �Ramd�, that means �To Burn�. The

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Ram Navami

The Hindus celebrate Ram Navami as the birthday of Rama. According to the Hindu religion, it is the Shuklapaksha Navami of Chaitra; that is the

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Ascension of Abdu’l Baha

The Ascension of Abdu�l Baha, Baha�u�llah�s oldest son is the day of commemorating the death of the second leader of the Baha�i Faith. Abdu�l Baha

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Birth of the Bab

The Birth of the Bab is celebrated by Baha�is all over the world on October 20. Mirza Ali Muhammed or The Bab, as we know

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Martyrdom of the Bab

The Martyrdom of the Bab, the founder of the Babi and the forerunner of the Baha�i faith is observed on July 9, the day of

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