FREE E-MAGAZINEFree E-Magazine| FOLLOW USRSS FeedFollow On FacebookFollow on Google+
Largest Free Encyclopedia on India with Lakhs of Articles
Art & Culture
Entertainment
Health
Reference
Sports
Society
Travel
Chhath Puja 2015
Chhath Puja 2015

Sophia James
Reward Points : 261400
Member Since :
Monday, October 20, 2014
The Sun God `Surya`, the god of energy and of the life-force is worshiped during the Chhath Puja to promote well-being prosperity and progress. This year it is on 17th of November. Chhath Puja is mainly observed in the Indian state of Bihar and adjoining Nepal. What is the significance of Chhath Puja?

Posted On : 11/16/15 4:33:14 AM

Share
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star

Sonika Gupta
Reward Points : 345500
Member Since :
Friday, August 22, 2014
Chhath is an ancient festival dedicated to the Sun God. It is celebrated on the sixth day after Diwali. Chhath is also considered one of the most difficult festivals.

Posted On : 11/19/15 4:18:54 AM

1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star


Vicky Verma
Reward Points : 381400
Member Since :
Thursday, August 21, 2014
People celebrate this festival to offer thanks to the Lord Surya for blessing the life on the earth as ever. People worship the God Sun very enthusiastically and pray for the well-being, success and progress of their family members, friends and elders. According to the Hinduism, Sun worship is related to the cure of a range of diseases such as leprosy etc.

Posted On : 11/26/15 4:26:32 AM

1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star


Sophia James
Reward Points : 261400
Member Since :
Monday, October 20, 2014
How is the Chhath Puja celebrated? I have heard that there are very tough rituals in this puja

Posted On : 12/03/15 3:57:30 AM

1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star


Anamika Sen
Reward Points : 335500
Member Since :
Thursday, August 21, 2014
I want to know more about Chhath Puja.

Posted On : 01/07/16 10:33:41 PM

1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star


Poonam Malhotra
Reward Points : 431200
Member Since :
Friday, August 22, 2014
Hey Anamika, read this article: www.indianetzone.com/56/chhath_puja.htm

Posted On : 01/28/16 2:17:27 AM

1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star

 
Post Reply on Chhath Puja 2015
Message
Most Viewed Topics On Indian Festivals Rating Replies Last Action
 Are we loosing our culture
what is the true aura of Indian culture Are we loosing it If yes who and what are corrupting Indian ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 39 On: 04/11/15 10:42:07 AM
By : Frank Johnson
 Kumbh Mela in India
Kumbh Mela is a huge Hindu pilgrimage occurring four times every twelve years. It rotates among four..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 10 On: 06/15/13 2:22:57 AM
By : Chhaya kirve
 Navarathiri Festival
The Navarathiri Festival is an Hindu festival to worship Sakti in all her nine forms. This festival ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 9 On: 04/16/11 12:41:30 AM
By : ana
 Pujas Atmosphere in Kolkata
I have heard that Navratri and Durga Puja are the most vibrant time of the year in Kolkata. Having h..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 8 On: 10/25/16 5:11:35 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 Celebration of Akshay Tritiya
Akshay Tritiya is one of the prominent festivals of Hindus and Jains celebrated in the Vaishakha mon..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 8 On: 04/29/17 4:19:00 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
Most Recent Topics On Indian Festivals Rating Replies Last Action
 Origin of Ramadan and its Significance
I want to know about the origin of Ramadan. Also the purpose of this month long fast and discipline ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 3 On : 06/12/18 5:29:51 AM
By : Writi Mitra
 Kalpataru Utsav
This festival is celebrated to commemorate the divine tree that grants all wishes. I have heard that..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 3 On : 01/18/18 3:10:55 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 International Sand Art Festival
International Sand Art Festival organised by the Odisha Tourism Department on the renowned Chandrabh..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 3 On : 01/04/18 3:50:24 AM
By : Amrita Poddar
 Christmas
Christmas is around the corner. Is there any special or unique way India celebrate this Christian fe..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 3 On : 02/07/18 4:15:02 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Sonepur Fair
I have heard so much about Sonepur fair held in Bihar. Is this really a month long fair and is suppo..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star 3 On : 12/09/17 4:27:32 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
Topics:   Art & Culture   |   Entertainment   |   Health   |   Reference   |   Sports   |   Society   |   Travel
Forum:   Post Topic   |   Search Forum   |   SubScribe To Forum   |   About Forum   |   Forum Rules
Login   |   Register   |   Contact Us
Others :
Follow Us : RSS Feed Follow On Facebook Follow on Google+
FREE E-MAGAZINE Free e-magazine
Copyright © 2008 Jupiter Infomedia Ltd. All rights reserved including the right to reproduce the contents in whole or in part in any form or medium without the express written permission of Jupiter Infomedia Ltd.