India is a land of carnivals and festivals. As different communities belonging to different faiths live here. hence many festivals are celebrated on a regular basis every twelvemonth. Among these festivals. some are spiritual ; some are based on seasons while some are of national importance. All the festivals are celebrated with great enthusiasm in a colourful atmosphere. Diwali. Dussehra. Raksha Bandhan. Id-ul-Fitr. Id-ul-Zuha. Christmas. Mahavir Jayanti. Gurunanak Jayanti. Ganesh Chaturhi etc. are the spiritual festivals of India. These festivals are celebrated by different communities but they are celebrated as a whole. We can see gay ambiance everyplace in India. Holi. Baisakhi. Basant Panchami. Bihu. Pongal. Onam etc. are seasonal or harvest festivals.
The spirit of Holi is colour-rich and vivacious. flung into the air and smeared with huge joy on friends and beloved onces. This festival marks the terminal of winter season and coming of bright yearss of summer. Baisakhi. a crop festival. is celebrated in North India. peculiarly in Punjab and Haiyana. when the Rabi harvest is ready for reaping. In South India. during the same period. ‘Pongal’ is celebrated. The husbandmans worship the Sun. the Earth and the cowss as thanks giving for a big crop. And so there is Basant Panchami. It marks the reaching of sweet spring the season of pleasant zephyr. flowers and aroma. All fill life with energy and verve. Hence people celebrate this festival with great ardor and exhilaration. Then comes our national festivals- the Independence Day. The Republic twenty-four hours and the Gandhi Jayanti these festivals are celebrated by all communities through out the state. The Independence Day celebrated on 15th August every twelvemonth reminds us those legion freedom combatants that made the Britons leave the state.
They gave us our long-cherished freedom. The Republic twenty-four hours. which falls on 26th January. is observed with national feeling. This festival fills us with pride that now we live in a autonomous democratic republic state with a fundamental law of our ain. On this twenty-four hours colorful parade starts from Vijay Chowk which ends at the Red Fort. Similarly Gandhi Jayanti is besides celebrated state broad. It falls on 2nd October. the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. the male parent of Nation. Whole state pays heartiest testimonial to our august psyche. who lived and died for the state. The festivals make our life colourful and enthusiastic. They bring people together. They come every twelvemonth to do us bury all ill-will and communal hatred the festivals strengthen the feeling of unity excessively people.
without any maliciousness. meet with one another and wish for bright hereafter. Therefore. festivals are really of import and they must be celebrated with gaudery and show by all.