Lohri Essays and Term Papers

  • Lohri

    Social Significance of Lohri: Though Lohri festival has no religious significance but it holds a great social significance and is celebrated as a day of imparting social love to one and all. The festival of Lohri is meant to relieve people from worldly day to day routine, and make them relaxed, cheerful...

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  • Lohri

    Lohri, is celebrated every year on 13th of January. It is a festival to worship fire. Lohri Festival is celebrated with great pomp in North India. At this time Earth starts moving towards the sun marking the auspicious period of Uttarayan. First Lohri is very important for the newly wed and the new born...

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  • Lohri

    northern states of India like Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh and the near by areas. This day, the culture of these places display a new look. Lohri is not just limited to Punjab. But here the look of this festival is something different. This day, the color and happiness is in full beauty and liveliness...

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  • Lohri

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  • study

    Lohri, is celebrated every year on 13th of January. It is a festival to worship fire. Lohri Festival is celebrated with great pomp in North India. At this time Earth starts moving towards the sun marking the auspicious period of Uttarayan. First Lohri is very important for the newly wed and the new born...

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  • Festivals

    Festivals of Jammu Lohri (13 January) Lohri bonfire This festival heralds the onset of spring and is also known as Makar Sankranti. The whole region wears a festive look on this day. Thousands take a dip in the holy river, called Havan Yagnas, and candles light up nearly every house and temple in...

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  • Punjab

    can be breathtaking. The women of Punjab are responsible for the state’s most famous item of handicraft – the phulkar i. Lohri Celebrated on the 13th day of January, Lohri is a festival of zeal and verve and marks the culmination of the chilly winter. In true spirit of the Punjabi culture, men and...

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  • Pongal Festival

    considered important. However, those south Indians who have settled in the north usually celebrate only the second day. Coinciding with Makara Sankranti and Lohri of the north, it is also called Pongal Sankranti. ...

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  • Essay

    all over India.  January: Lohri : Lohri marks the culmination of winter, and is celebrated on the 13th day of January in the month of Paush or Magh, a day before Makar Sankranti. For Punjabis, this is more than just a festival, it is also an example of a way of life. Lohri celebrates fertility and the...

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  • Summer Vacation Courses

    the main attraction of this celebration is the kite flying. Competitions and contests on kite flying and kite capturing goes on in many states. Lohri - The harvest festival of Punjab is celebrated on the coldest day of the Lunar year. The celebration is performed with the traditional Bhangra dance...

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  • Sports & Cultural Activities

    organizes various festivals like Janmashtami, Dussera, Diwali, Holi, Ganesh Chaturthi, Id, Christmas along with few regional festivals like Ugadi and Lohri. This helps to sensitize all towards the wide spectrum of beliefs which have harmoniously coexisted in India and spreading the message of peace and...

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  • School Days Are the Best Days of My Life

    Good Luck SMS Good Morning SMS Good Night SMS Greetings SMS Halloween SMS Holi SMS Inspirational Quotes SMS Insult SMS Kiss SMS Lohri SMS Marriage SMS Misc SMS Jokes Misleading SMS Mother's day SMS Motivational Quotes SMS Munna bhai SMS New Year SMS New Year SMS in...

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  • Indian Festival

    Chaturthi • Navratri • Pongal • Rakhi • Ram Navami • Christmas • Easter • Good Friday • Guru Nanak Jayanti • Lohri • Bakra Eid • Eid ul Fitr • Muhorram • Thanks Giving • Valentine's Day • Children's Day • Gandhi Jayanti • Independence...

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  • Christmas party

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  • India Natural Reserves

    military might. Religious festivals include Diwali (the festival of light), Maha Shivaratri, Teej, Guru Nanak Jayanti, Baisakhi, Durga Puja, Holi, Lohri, Eid ul-Fitr, Eid ul-Adha, Christmas and Mahavir Jayanti.[60] The Qutub Festival is a cultural event during which performances of musicians and dancers...

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  • Reasearch Paper

    13, 2013 Sunday 6 Diwali November 3, 2013 November Sunday S.No. HOLIDAY DATE MONTH DAY 1 New Year's Day January 1, 2013 Tuesday 2 Lohri/ Makara Shankranthi January 13, 2013 Sunday 3 Pongal January 14, 2013 Monday 4 Guru Govind Singh Jayanthi January 18, 2013 Friday 5 Id-UI-Mlad...

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  • Enviroment

    India, is the land of festivals and celebrations. The most important festivals included in the Cultural Heritage of Delhi are the Diwali, Dussera, Lohri, Holi, Kite Flying Festival, Basant Panchami, Maha Shivaratri, Baisakhi, Mahavir Jayanti and a lot more.  Delhi Culture comprises of art and paintings...

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  • Female Awareness

    population ( as per census 2011) in the district. As many as 20 villages panchayats which showed a very high sex ratio were honoured on the Girls Lohri Functions held on 8.12.2012 & 9/1/2013. * It needs to be mentioned here that observations and action plans continue to be prepared...

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  • Hindu Mythology

    many Indian folk dances such as Bhangra, Bihu, Ghumura Dance, Sambalpuri,Chhau and Garba and special dances observed in regional festivals such as Lohri[12] and Navratri.[13][14] The presentation of Indian dance styles in film, Hindi Cinema, has exposed the range of dance in India to a global audience...

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  • Lifestyles of Indian States

    pyjama, loongi, turban and punjabi Jutti. Bhangra is the main dance of men. "Gidha" is women's dance. The main festivals of Punjab are: Dewali, Holi, Lohri, Basant Panchami, Hola Mohalla, Baisakhi and Guru Purb. 3. Rajasthan Rajasthani community is known as marwaris. They speak Rajasthani language...

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