Hindu Festivals in Odisha
  • Janmashtami Festival

    Janmashtami Festival is one of the biggest festival in Hindu Religion. Janmashtami is known as the birth ...

    Janmashtami Festival is one of the biggest festival in Hindu Religion. Janmashtami is known as the birth date of Lord Krishna. This festival is celebrated all over India in the Hindu month of Shravan ...

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  • Maha Shivaratri Festival

    Shivaratri is great festival of convergence of Shiva and Shakti. Chaturdashi Tithi during Krishna Paksha ...

    Shivaratri is great festival of convergence of Shiva and Shakti. Chaturdashi Tithi during Krishna Paksha in month of Magha is known as Maha Shivaratri according to South Indian calendar. However accor ...

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  • The Guru Purnima

    Hindus attach paramount importance to spiritual gurus. Gurus are often equated with God and always regard ...

    Hindus attach paramount importance to spiritual gurus. Gurus are often equated with God and always regarded as a link between the individual and the Immortal. Just as the moon shines by reflecting the ...

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  • Diwali or Deepavali Festival : The Festival of Lights

    Diwali, also called Deepavali or the "Festival of Lights", is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in aut ...

    Diwali, also called Deepavali or the "Festival of Lights", is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year.The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge ...

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  • Saraswati Puja

    About Saraswati Puja Goddess Saraswati is represented as a graceful woman in white, a symbol of purity an ...

    About Saraswati Puja Goddess Saraswati is represented as a graceful woman in white, a symbol of purity and peace. She is the Goddess who signifies knowledge, learning, arts and culture. She is seen as ...

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  • Puri Beach Festival

    Puri Beach Festival or Puri Belabhumi Mohotshav is one of the best featival in Puri as well as in the sta ...

    Puri Beach Festival or Puri Belabhumi Mohotshav is one of the best featival in Puri as well as in the state. As its very name suggests, the Beach Festival of Puri is held on a beautiful beach namely S ...

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  • Khudurukuni Osa

    On the Sundays of the month of 'Bhadrab' or 'Bhadra' this festival is observed by the unmarried girls of ...

    On the Sundays of the month of 'Bhadrab' or 'Bhadra' this festival is observed by the unmarried girls of the business community of the coastal districts of Odisha. During the festival Goddess Mangala ...

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  • Jhulan Yatra

    Jhulana Yatra or Jhulan Jatra is one of the major festival in Odisha. Krishna and Jagannath are but the d ...

    Jhulana Yatra or Jhulan Jatra is one of the major festival in Odisha. Krishna and Jagannath are but the different incarnations of Vishnu as described in Jayadeva's Gitagovinda. Moreover due to strong ...

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