Dussehra

In the months of Ashwin(September-October) and Kartik(October-November), Hindus a 10 day ceremony is observed in honor of the mother Goddess and victory of Lord Rama over Demon Ravana of Hindu mythology.Dussehra also epitomizes the triumph of warrior Goddess Durga over Mahishasura. On this auspicious day effigies of Ravana (King of Lanka), his brother Kumbhkaran and son Meghnad are burnt by people all over India. Ramleela(Narration of tales of Lord Rama) is staged depicting the life of Lord Rama.

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  • Submitted On : 16 Dec 2014