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    Eco-friendly Ganesh Chaturthi Ideas

    Ecofriendly ganesha immersion Vidya Sury

    We celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi. As usual, the deity who says no entry for obstacles has brought with him a deluge of rains, which is no surprise as we are also in the middle of monsoons. During my childhood, Ganesh Chaturthi was awaited with joy by the whole family. It was the harbinger of the festival season, which is practically the rest of the year. Although, in all fairness, it is Krishna Jayanthi or Gokulashtami that is the real starting point…

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  • Happy Sankranthi Memories
    Reflections

    Happy Pongal o Pongal

    It is that time of year again when we get ready to celebrate Makara Sankranti or Thai Pongal, the harvest festival of Tamil Nadu. One of the most important festivals in South…

  • Lighting up Lives Vidya Sury
    Giving

    This Diwali, Lighting Lamps in Lives

    Diwali, the Festival of Lights brings a number of traditions, the most significant of which is the lighting of lamps. Why? Light is seen as “good” To spread light, illuminating the…

  • Happy Diwali Vidya Sury
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    Diwali Festival Of Lights

    I must have started this post at least four times, as evidenced by the drafts sitting in my dashboard – each time I started writing about something else with pictures to…