Chaitra Shukla Pratipada
Mar17

Chaitra Shukla Pratipada

Introduction Gudhi Padwa, the first Holy festival which marks the beginning of the New Year, new month and new day for the Hindus falls on Chaitra Shukla Pratipada. (21st March 2015) It is known as Gudhi Padwa (in Maharashtra), Ugadi (in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh). [In other parts of country it is celebrated during Nau Roz (Kashmir), Baisakhi (Punjab), Cheti Chand (Sindhi), Naba Barsha (Bengal), Goru Bihu (Assam), Puthandu (Tamil...

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Glory to thee, motherland ..
Mar11

Glory to thee, motherland ..

Glory to thee, motherland o motherland of mine…. Our national anthem says it all. It depicts the beauty and unity of the people…the Mauritians! It is a land that possesses everything we need; it is a land that gives us everything we want. So why look somewhere else? Paradise is here itself. Our ancestors came to this beautiful country a few hundred years back, leaving their own country, in view of embracing a better future, for them…...

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