Vol. 3, Issue 2 (2018)
A study on celebration of festivals in India for the inculcation of moral education
Author(s): Dr. Ranjan Kumar Biswas
Abstract: In this article, an attempt has been made to highlight the culture of India as a land of diverse religious groups. Festival is a part of culture and therefore, originations and thoughts of various festivals are described in consecutive manner. Historical background and impulses of different festivals are also imitated in this article. Approaches of celebrations of diverse festivals such as Holi, Diwali, Karwa Chauth, Pongal Sankranti, Lohri, Eid al-Fitr, Christmas Day, Buddha Purnima or Buddha Jayanthi, Mahavir Jayanti, etc are described and messages of festivals celebrations are also consequently conveyed for mankind through this article.