Festival of Nag Panchami

Friday, August 1st, 2014
Nag panchami

Mangalore : Nag Panchami is an auspicious festival on which snakes areed. Nag Panchami falls in the Hindu month of Sravana which is a sacred month of Hindus.  Hindu is a religion where a number of Gods and Goddesses are worshiped. There are reasons and intentions behind every festival. Worship and festival means way of […]

Tulu tradition Aati and its effects

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010
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Mangalore : The rainy month of Aati (between July 16 to Aug 16) is a period of austerity, inauspicious in outlook, and happy ceremonies are with held or postponed in Tulunadu (from Kasaragod to Udupi) in this month. But farming activities thrive. People remain indoors and have no extra income. Heavy rains bring water diseases, […]