Bathukamma Festival of Andhra Pradesh


Name of Festival : Bathukamma Festival

Major Territory of Celebration
Bathukamma Festival is a Autumn festival celebrated by the Hindu women of Telangana region in Andhra Pradesh, India.

Time of celebration (Months)
This Festival is celebrated by the Low Backward Castes women. It commences on the first day of the lunar month, Aswayuja and ends on Mahamavami one day before Dussera called as Durgashtami.This Festival is falls on the month of September/October.

About Festival :
Bathukamma is a beautiful flower stack, arranged with seasonal flowers, in seven concentric layers .Bathukamma words make ( Bathuku + Amma ) Bathuku means in Telugu live/life, and Amma means mother so that Bathukamma, is celebrated for the glory of a Low-Backward-Caste Folk Goddess, later denoted as Goddess Gauri.

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Bathing at Sohna Festival of Haryana


Name of Festival : Bathing at Sohna

Time of celebration (Month)
This festival is celebrated on Somwati Amavas (new moon on Monday)

Major Territory of Celebration
Bathing at Sohna is celebrated in Haryana

About Festival
Sohna is a small town known for its hot spring and has a medicinal properties .It is located at the top of the Aravalli Hills.The festival comes on Somwati Amavas (new moon on Monday) which is considered doubly auspicious .

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Basoa or Bishu Festival of Himachal Pradesh


Name of Festival : Basoa or Bishu

Time of celebration (Month)
Basoa or Bishu is celebrated on the first day of the month of Baisakh (Apirl – May)

Major Territory of Celebration
Basoa or Bishu is celebrated in Himachal Pradesh state of India.

About Festival
Basoa or Bishu is mainly celebrated to welcome New Year with new hope and dreams. Villagers offer their prayers to the God.All the married women pray together for the prosperity and wealth of all villagers

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Bali Trutiya Festival of Orissa


Name of Festival : Bali Trutiya Festival

Time of celebration (Month)
Bali Trutiya Festival is celebrate in month of Bhadra (Auguest – September )

Major Territory of Celebration
Bali Trutiya Festival is celebrated in Orissa state of India

Worship in Festival
On this day people worship the Lord Shiva (Maheswar) and Goddess Parvati (Uma)

About Festival
Bali Trutiya Festival falls on the third day of the Shukla Paksha of the Bhadra month (Auguest – September ) in Orissa.

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Baisakhi Festival of Punjab


Name of Festival : Baisakhi Festival

Time of Celebration
Baisakhi Festival is celebrated in 13 April every year.

Major Territory of Celebration
Baisakhi Festival is celebrated in Punjab and Haryana state of India

Significance of this festival
It is harvest festival and people give the thanks to God for good harvest prosperity

About Festival
Baisakhi Festival is famous festival that is celebrated by the Sikh

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