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Festivals & Events in India

India's plentiful religions and traditions guarantee that there's always an occasion for celebration. The color and splendor of festivals and events in India are incredible, so don't pass up the opportunity to attend one if you have the chance.
  1. Festival Dates (9)
  2. Festival Guides (76)
  3. Festival Pictures (13)
  4. Festivals by Month (12)

8 Most Popular Festivals in India
Being a highly spiritual country, festivals are at the heart of people’s lives in India. The numerous and varied festivals that are held throughout the year offer a unique way of seeing Indian culture at its best.

8 Quirkiest Festivals in India
In India, they say that God is in everything. Therefore it's not surprising that are many festivals featuring animals. There are festivals that worship rats, snakes. Festivals where men dress up as tigers. And festivals where camels and elephants are dressed up and entered into beauty pageants.

Your Indian Festival Experiences
Indian festivals are all so unique and different. Each has their own appeal. Which Indian festivals do you like the best? Or are there some festivals that you don't enjoy. Here, About.com readers share their Indian festival experiences.

Orissa Festivals - 5 Popular Music and Dance Festivals in Orissa
During the cooler winter months, Orissa comes alive with festivals devoted to traditional music and dance. The state is home to Odissi, one of the eight classical dance forms of India. It also has many forms of folk and tribal dances. Attend these popular Orissa festivals to witness mesmerizing music and dance performances, held amongst some of...

11 North East India Festivals
North East India festivals highlight the region's rich indigenous culture with folk songs, tribal dances, food and crafts. Discover the popular ones in this guide.

Valentine's Day Special Deals in India
Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day with a new love, or simply living happily ever after, there are plenty of ways to make it a memorable occasion. Here are some of the best Valentine's Day offers in India.

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