Indian Festivals are celebrated by varied cultures and through their special rituals add to the colours of Indian Heritage. Some festivals welcome the seasons of the year, the harvest, the rains, or the full moon. Others celebrate religious occasions, the birthdays of saints and gurus (revered teachers), or the advent of the New Year. A number of these festivals are common to most parts of India. However, they may be called by different names in various parts of the country or may be celebrated in a different fashion

September (Bhadrapada – Ashvin)

India is predominantly known as the land of festivals. It is a country where you will find many traditional and religious people celebrating the essence and soul of every festival, throughout the year. May it be our Independence or any other day, Indians showcase the same fervor and bent towards merrymaking every time.

Likewise, the month September brings in a lot of festivals to be celebrated. Beginning with our favorite Teachers Day (हिंदी) on the 5th; which is a very special day dedicated to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. On this day, students from all around the world honor their beloved teachers by organizing activities like skits, mimicry and talent performances for them in schools and other institutions. Cards and gifts are commonly exchanged on this day to showcase respect and love for the Gurus.

This month Anant Chaturthi (हिंदी) and Indira Ekadashi (हिंदी) will be celebrated with great pomp and show on 01st and 13th respectively. Fasting will be observed on Bhadrapada Purnima (हिंदी) and Maha Nanda Navami (हिंदी) .

World Ozone Day (हिंदी), Engineers Day (हिंदी), International Literacy Day (हिंदी) will also be celebrated in September. This year Navakhana Festival (हिंदी) falls in September. Other fair and festivals falling in September this year are Sri Tejaji Fair (हिंदी) , Sri Vithappa fair (हिंदी) , and Vishwakarma Puja (हिंदी) .

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