Tag: Sharad Purnima

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  • Kick start celebrations for upcoming festive season with Sharad Purnima 2019

    Kick start celebrations for upcoming festive season with Sharad Purnima 2019

    Sharad Purnima moon is considered to be the most powerful moon of the year and it drips elixir to sustain and prolong life on the Earth.

    October 11, 2019
  • A forgotten Sharad Purnima ritual

    A forgotten Sharad Purnima ritual

    One wonders if Tesu and Jhainji still excite children of today, as they play with mechanical toys. Legend has it that toys come alive at dead of night, when everybody is asleep, and make merry.

    November 8, 2018
  • Jodhpur RIFF’s eleventh edition kicks off in October

    Jodhpur RIFF’s eleventh edition kicks off in October

    Jodhpur RIFF is a UNESCO endorsed annual music festival which will be held from 24 to 28 October 2018 at the Mehrangarh Fort.

    September 21, 2018
  • Sharad Purnima

    Sharad Purnima

    Sharad Purnima night is the most beautiful of the year and one on which Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal are believed to meet at the Taj. But an older legend associates the autumn night with Tesu and Jhainji after Dussehra and Diwali celebrations are over, when Purnima toys are sold by gypsy women. Tesu is …

    November 13, 2017