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New Year's Day : Celebration, History & Tradition

New Year's Day : Celebration, History & Tradition

First day of January is known as New Year. This is the day on which a new calendar year begins and the year count of calendar increases by one.

Christmas: Holiday, Celebration, Traditions, History & Facts

Christmas: Holiday, Celebration, Traditions, History & Facts

Christmas is an annual festival that is celebrated on December 25th in the Gregorian calendar. It is as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world that celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ.

Propose Day

Propose Day

The second day of the Valentine Week is marked as Propose Day which is the perfect day to tell someone you love them or how you feel about them.

Mother's Day

Mother's Day

Mother's Day is a celebration of motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society.

Labor Day

Labor Day

More than 80 countries celebrate International Workers' Day on 1st of May which is also the ancient European holiday of May Day.

International Day of Yoga

International Day of Yoga

International Day of Yoga, or commonly and unofficially referred to as Yoga Day, is celebrated annually on 21st of June.

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is the day to explore how everyone as a collective or as individuals can do their part to reduce the global burden of cancer.

Father's Day

Father's Day

Father's Day is celebrated worldwide to recognize the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children.

Children's Day

Children's Day

Children's Day is celebrated across the world on different days to honor children globally.

Anti Valentines Week

Anti Valentines Week

The anti valentine week begins with happy slap Day on February 15 and followed by happy kick day, happy perfume day, happy flirting day, happy confession day, happy missing day and breakup day.

Onam

Onam

Onam is an annual Harvest festival in the state of Kerala in India

Bakrid or Eid al-Adha

Bakrid or Eid al-Adha

Bakrid or Eid al-Adha is celebrated to mark the Prophet Ibrahim's willingness to sacrifice his own son as an act of obedience and devotion towards God.

Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga National Park has been declared as a World Heritage Site which is home to two-thirds of the world's one horned rhinoceros population.

Majuli

Majuli

Majuli is an island in the river Brahmaputra, just 20 km from the Jorhat city which has lush green environment-friendly, pristine and pollution free fresh water.

Guwahati

Guwahati

Guwahati is the epitome of an amalgamation of ancient history and modernization that is located beside Brahmaputra.

Hajo

Hajo

The ancient pilgrim centre of Hajo at a distance of about 24 km from the city of Guwahati is an attraction for three religions namely Hindu, Muslims and Buddhists.

Sivasagar

Sivasagar

Sivasagar is a cultural town that is full of historic tourist attractions from forts with underground architecture to numerous temples.

Silchar

Silchar

Silchar is the second largest town in Assam and is one of the most stable areas in the North-East.

Rajasthan

Rajasthan

Rajasthan, literally means 'Land of Kings' is a state in northern India that covers an area of 342,239 square kilometres.

Jaipur

Jaipur

Jaipur is a vibrant amalgamation of the old and the new culture.

Udaipur

Udaipur

Also known as the City of Lakes, Udaipur is the crown jewel of the state of Rajasthan.

Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer is a major tourist spot located in the northwestern state of Rajasthan in India that is very close to the Pakistan Border.

Mount Abu

Mount Abu

Mount Abu is the only hill station of Rajasthan. The major attraction is the Dilwara temples, which is one of the most stunning piece of architecture in the country.

Jodhpur

Jodhpur

Jodhpur is famous for its Mehrangarh fort, blue houses, temples, sweets and snacks.