Dragon Boat Festival at China The Dragon Boat Festival which is also known as the Duanwu Festival, is a traditional holiday in China. It has another local name Tuen Ng Festival. The Chinese people hav been celebrating this festival over 2000 years. It is celebrated to honor Qu Yuan (340-278 BC), an ancient Chinese patriotic poet, who […]
Rainforest World Music Festival at Borneo, Malaysia The Rainforest World Music Festival is an annual music festival which is held in the month of July to August of the year at Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, with music workshops, cultural displays, craft displays, food stalls, and main-stage evening concerts. It is celebrated for three days since 2005. […]
Songkran at Thailand Songkran is the traditional new celebration festival of Thailand. It is celebrated from 13 April to 15 April. It is the biggest and most popular water festival in Thailand. There is a big similarity with Bengali new year celebration which is Pohela Boishakh. It is also a new year celebration festival that Bengali […]
Big Lantern Festival at Taiwan The Taiwan Lantern Festival is an annual festival in Taiwan. It is organized by the Tourism Bureau of Taiwan under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications in Taiwan. The Lantern Festival first started more than 2000 years ago in the Western Han dynasty. Basically it is the Chinese festival. It is also […]
The winter light festival is one of the most popular annual events in Japan. Basically this festival has a religious and spiritual meaning. It is celebrated as sign of the end of the dark period of the year and the beginning of the days of light which is the symbol of good.
Holi celebration a festival of colors Holi is one of the most popular Hindu festival in Asia region specially in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and other parts of Asia where followers of Sanatana live. It is a festival of colors, blossoming of love, play and laugh, forget and forgive and repair of broken relationships. Iti is celebrated […]
Pahela Baishakh – the biggest Bengali festival of Bangladesh The meaning of Pahela Baishakh os first of Baishakh. Pahela is denoted as first and Baishakh is the name of month and it is the first month of the Bengali calendar. The word ‘Shubho Nabobarsho’ which means ‘Happy New Year’ is the traditional greetings of Bengali new […]