ISBN 9788184082500,Hindu: Festivals, Fairs And Fasts

Hindu: Festivals, Fairs And Fasts



Indiana Publishing House

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788184082500

ISBN-10 8184082509

Paper Back

Number of Pages 220 Pages
Language (English)

Indian Writing

The aim of this book is to apprise the human being to utilize his privileged rare faculty of reasoning and discriminating between good and evil. The Study of traditional sacraments, fasts, Festivals and fairs, described herein, aim at one's utilizing the rare opportunity to Rise to Level of the divine.

The trend in the modern Times has very much changed the very basic concept of the festivals. The modern generation, particularly in Northern India, celebrates the festival, more as a show of gaiety, rather than a Worship of the deities and the gain of Spiritual knowledge. Old Indian Traditions and Cultural rites, at the time of festivals, are still being retained in the east, West and the South of India.

The description of customs and ceremonies, given in the book, is brief and not exhaustive. If one were to describe each in details, it would require many volumes; but the details, howsoever Little given in this book, will be found useful by the reader to enlighten his mind