in India are characterized by color, gaiety, enthusiasm, prayers and
rituals. Foreign travelers are struck by the scale and multiplicity
of Indian festivals that have evolved in the society.
culture is characterised by the magnitude of festivals celebrated.
The festivals are classified as regional, seasonal, national, social
and of course religious. Indian festivals denote colour, vivacity,
ebullience, appetizing food and a variety of prayers and rituals.
Travellers and tourists are surprised to see such a multiplicity of
the festivities that enrich the Indian culture and cleanse the spirit
at the same time enriching the Indian experience.