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List of Hindu festivals

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Across the globe, Hindus celebrate a diverse number of festivals and celebrations, typically marking events from ancient Indian and often coinciding with seasonal changes.[1] These celebrations are a fixed annual date on solar calendar; or occur on a particular day of the lunisolar calendar. There is some variation associated with the observance of the festivals regionally. There are many festivals which are primarily celebrated by specific sects or in certain regions of the Indian subcontinent.

Terminology

Utsava

Utsava is the Sanskrit word for festivals. The Sanskrit word Utsava comes from the word "ut" meaning "removal" and "sava" which means "worldly sorrows" or "grief".[2]

Observance periods (tithi)

Hindu calendar dates are usually prescribed according to a solar calendar. In Vedic timekeeping, a tithi is a lunar day.

Sublists

List and descriptions of major Hindu festivals

See also

Hindu festival related concepts

Others

References

  1. ^ Gowda, Prabhu (2017-08-08). "10 Hindu Festivals You Should Know About". Culture Trip. Retrieved 2021-09-26.
  2. ^ Sivkishen (2015-01-23). Kingdom of Shiva. Diamond Pocket Books Pvt Ltd. ISBN 978-81-288-3028-0.
  3. ^ [1] Post Jagran Article 15 01 2014
  4. ^ [2], Pongalfestival.org.
  5. ^ Friedrichs, Kurt (1994). "Sarasvatī". In Schuhmacher, Stephan; Woerner, Gert (eds.). The Encyclopedia of Eastern Philosophy and Religion: Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Zen. Boston: Shambala. p. 306. ISBN 0-87773-980-3. The goddess of ... scholarship ... She is also the patron of the arts, especially of music.
  6. ^ Kent, Alexandra. Divinity and Diversity: A Hindu Revitalization Movement in Malaysia. University of Hawaii Press, 2005. (ISBN 8791114896)
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  8. ^ "Mahashivaratri Festival : Festival of Shivratri, Mahashivratri Festival India – Mahashivaratri Festival 2019". Mahashivratri.org. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  9. ^ "Rama Navami – Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia". Hindupedia.com. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  10. ^ "Story Behind Vishu Festival". www.vishufestival.org. Retrieved 2019-11-01.
  11. ^ "Hanuman Jayanti – Hanuman Jayanti 2018 Date – Celebrations in India". Indiaonlinepages.com. 2018-03-31. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  12. ^ "Telangana Tourism – Visit for all reasons & all seasons". www.telanganatourism.gov.in. Retrieved 2019-11-01.
  13. ^ "About Bathukamma | Bathukamma – Telangana's Floral Festival". bathukamma.telangana.gov.in. Retrieved 2019-11-01.
  14. ^ "Janmashtami / Krishna Janmashtami : A hindu religious festival". Calendarlabs.com. 2018-03-09. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  15. ^ "Indian Festivals". Webonautics.com. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  16. ^ a b Kartar Singh Bhalla (2005), Let's Know Festivals of India, Star Publications, ISBN 978-81-7650-165-1, ... 'Karva Chauth' is a ritual of fasting celebrated by married women seeking longevity, ... married women in the northern and western parts of India, especially Delhi, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Rajashtan, Punjab, vJammu, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, and Jharkhand ... eat a little food before sunrise and start the fast ... After the moon rises ... finally, break their fast ...[page needed]
  17. ^ S. K. Rait (2005), women in England: their religious and cultural beliefs and social practices, Trentham Books, ISBN 978-1-85856-353-4, ... Karva Chauth, a fast kept to secure the long life of husbands, was popular among women ...
  18. ^ | title= Makar Sankranti Top 10 Facts You should know about ||date=January 2018 |bot=InternetArchiveBot |fix-attempted=yes }}
  19. ^ Kumar, Anu (2007-10-21). "A Hungry Heart". The Washington Post.
  20. ^ Subhashini Aryan (1993), Crafts of Himachal PradeshLiving traditions of India, Mapin, ISBN 978-0-944142-46-2, ... Karva Chauth, when all married women universally fast a small pot, Karva, is required ...
  21. ^ Anne Mackenzie Pearson (1996), Because it gives me peace of mind: ritual fasts in the religious lives of Hindu women (McGill studies in the history of religions), SUNY Press, ISBN 978-0-7914-3038-5, ... Karva Chauth seems to be in western Uttar Pradesh ...

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