Lord Vishnu News
India is celebrating the auspicious occasion of Vijayadashmi or Dussehra on October 15, which falls at the 10th day of Sharad Navratri, marking the end of Durga Puja that spans over nine nights. Durga Puja is one of the most important festivals of Hindus and is also celebrated by people in some part of Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar.
Chaitra Navaratri, which began on April 13 this year, concludes with Rama Navami celebrations on April 21. The prayers of Navaratri are initiated after Ghatasthapana which symbolises Devi Durga. The festival of Ram Navami is celebrated with full gusto pan India and also by NRI diaspora settled abroad.