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Karva Chauth: saving men’s lives since 5000 BC

Alright. It is Karva Chauth. So the Wiki page for the same reads,Karva Chauth (Hindi: करवा चौथ) is a one-day festival celebrated by Hindu women in North India in which married women fast from sunrise to moonrise for the safety and…

Lord Ganesha tells what we do wrong every Ganesh Chaturthi

The most awaited festival Ganesha Chaturthi is celebrated with great devotion and enthusiasm in Maharashtra. The festival that falls on the 4th day of Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapad month (August-September) as per the Hindu calendar, involves…

11 funny excuses you can say to avoid Holi pranks

One more day and you will not be able to give your favourite excuse, "kids, I am going to office, please do not hit me with that water balloon. I will buy you chocolates in exchange for this favour". Holi and excuses have a special bond to…

14 thoughts that come to your mind while playing Holi

When it comes to playing Holi, we tell you nobody wants to grow up. From a 10 year-old in the house to a 30-some, everyone can be seen hiding under the walls and bombing water balloons and buckets of coloured water. While some of us say,'no…

12 ways to celebrate the World Nutella Day

The sweet world of Nutella fans celebrates the World Nutella Day, today! So this really could be the best day of your life or the best celebration ever! Here are 12 ways you could celebrate the #WorldNutellaDay.Source…

13 things you can relate to on a dry-day!

After a whole month by drinking and partying right in December things become dead once you have welcomed the new year. So when the first 'dry-day' of the year hits you, it hits you really hard!  And the quintessential lovers of booze go…

17 things Gujaratis do during uttarayan

The transition of the Sun into Makar(Capricorn) is the time when we celebrate the festival Uttrayan or Makar-Sankranti. It is commonly known as the kite flying festival. Celebrated widely and enthusiastically in Gujarat, the Gujaratis have…