Indian Festival

Topics: Festival, Esala Perahera, India Pages: 3 (642 words) Published: October 9, 2011
Indian Festival
Further information: Category:Festivals
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A. science festival is a public event featuring a variety of science- and technology-related activities—from lectures, exhibitions, workshops, live demonstrations of experiments, guided tours and panel discussions to cultural events such as theater plays, readings and musical productions, all with the aim of involving the general public in explorations of the different facets of science. Many science festivals are annual events, and for most of them, the actual festival takes place over a period between a few days and more than a week.B. Esala Perahera (the festival of the tooth) is the grand festival of Esala held in Sri Lanka. It is very grand with elegant costumes. Happening in July or August in Kandy, it has become a unique symbol of Sri Lanka. It is aBuddhist festival consisting of dances and nicely decorated elephants. There are fire-dances,...
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