Viernes 15 Junio, 2018
Budista-Hinduista : The first day of the Raja Sankranti festival is known as Pahili Sankranti, the second day is Raja and third day is Basi Raja.
Esala Perahera -
Sabado 8 Julio, 2017
Budista-Hinduista : Durante la luna llena del mes de Esala, se celebra la procesión de Kandy Esala Perahera. El festival más impresionante y espectacular de Sri Lanka supone el clímax de 10 días y noches de una permenanente actividad frenética en Kandy. Miles de bailarines, percusionistas y jefes del templo participan en la procesión,con más de 50 elefantes magníficamente decorados en honor del Diente Sagrado de Buda, reliquia del Templo de la Reliquia del Diente. Se celebran a la vez paraheras (procesiones) más pequeñas en otras localidades de la isla.
Lunes 10 Julio, 2017
Budista-Hinduista : Goddess Mahakali is worshiped. Bonalu is an annual festival of Telangana celebrated in Twin Cities Hyderabad, Secunderabad and other parts of Telangana, India. It is celebrated in the month of Ashada Masam, in July/August. Special poojas are performed for Yellamma on the first and last day of the festival. The festival is also considered a thanksgiving to the Goddess for fulfillment of vows.
Ker Puja -
Sabado 15 Julio, 2017
Budista-Hinduista : The celebration occurs two weeks after the Kharchi Puja to honor Ker, the guardian deity of Vastu Devata. It includes offerings, sacrifices, and a prescribed boundary which both safeguards people from calamities and saves people from external aggression. The puja was initiated by the Tripura rajas. Participation in the puja is required for the Halam tribe. For 2.5 days during the festival, entrances to the capital are closed, and participants, including the reigning sovereign, are not allowed to wear shoes, light a fire, dance, or sing. [Wikipedia]
Día de U Tirot Sing -
Lunes 17 Julio, 2017
Budista-Hinduista : Irot Sing, also known as U Tirot Sing, was one of the chiefs of the Khasi people in the early 18th century. He drew his lineage from the Syiemlieh clan.He was Syiem (chief)of Nongkhlaw, part of the Khasi Hills. His title was Syiem — a constitutional head sharing corporate authority with his Council, generally representatives of leading clans within his territory. Tirot Sing fought against British attempts to take over control of the Khasi Hills [Wikipedia]
Miércoles 26 Julio, 2017
Budista-Hinduista : Teej, Hartalika. On this day Goddess Parvati is worshipped. Women, married and unmarried, mainly of Khas ethnicity, assemble at one place, in their finest attire and start dancing and singing devotional songs. Amidst all this, the grand feast takes place. The jollity often goes on till midnight, after which the 24hour fast starts.