Category Articles: Events

BAPS announces next three Mahotsav after Shatabdi Mahotsav concludes

January 16, 2023
BAPS announces next three Mahotsav after Shatabdi Mahotsav concludes

Ognaj: According to Ishwar Charan Swami, international convener of Bochasanvasi Akshar Purushottam Sanstha(BAPS), the upcoming Mahotsav (mega festival programs) of BAPS shall be the inauguration of Robbinsville Akshardham in the United States of America (USA), the inauguration of Abu Dhabi based Hindu mandir of BAPS (in early 2024) and inauguration of Akshardham in Surat, for which the construction is ongoing. Ishwar Charan Swami was speaking at the concluding function of Pramukh Swami Shatab...Read More

Gujarat’s International Kite Festival 2023 kicks off from Sabarmati Riverfront

January 08, 2023
Gujarat’s International Kite Festival 2023 kicks off from Sabarmati Riverfront

Amdavad: Patang Mahotsav by the Government of Gujarat kicks off this morning from Sabarmati Riverfront. It is being marked this year under the theme of 'G20 - Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam'. 126 international Kite flyers from 68 countries and 65 domestic Kite flyers from 14 States are participating.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by DeshGujarat (@deshgujaratinsta) After a gap of 2 years due to the...Read More

75 cars from around the world participating in Vintage Car Exhibition in Vadodara

January 05, 2023
75 cars from around the world participating in Vintage Car Exhibition in Vadodara

Vadodara: The 75 vintage beauties wheeled from Lukshmi Vilas Palace in the morning of 5th January which was flagged off by Dr. Shamsher Singh. Commissioner of Police, Vadodara in presence of HH Maharaja Samarjitsinh Gaekwad, Maharaja of Baroda and the man behind the drive and show Madan Mohan, Chairman & Trustee of the 21 Gun Salute Heritage & Cultural Trust. The historic drive showcased a parade 75 vintage cars which are most unique, rare and exceptional motoring recherché from ...Read More

AMC to organise Flower Show Ahmedabad in January 2023 at Sabarmati riverfront

December 15, 2022
AMC to organise Flower Show Ahmedabad in January 2023 at Sabarmati riverfront

Sabarmati: Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC) is going to organise the 'Ahmedabad Flower Show' in the first fortnight of January 2023 at Sabarmati riverfront-based Event Ground and Flower Garden behind Tagore hall in Paldi area. The flower show will have sculptures of various sports related to the Olympics, made from henna plants. It will also have sculptures and writings related to the G20 theme. It will have sculptures based on 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' theme. It will have selfie points...Read More

Sparkle 2022 to take place in Surat during 16 to 18 December

December 15, 2022
Sparkle 2022 to take place in Surat during 16 to 18 December

Surat: The Southern Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Southern Gujarat Chamber Trade and Industry Development Center have organised 'Sparkle International Gems & Jewellery Exhibition- 2022' at Pandit Dindayal Upadhyay Indoor Stadium, Athwalines Surat on 16th, 17th and 18th December 2022. Over 30 jewellery brands from across India will participate in it. The exhibition is organised on a B2C basis. The special artisans and jewellery designers havae been designing the jewellery to be ...Read More

Best Garba events across Ahmedabad : Navratri 2022

September 29, 2022
Best Garba events across Ahmedabad : Navratri 2022

During Navratri, Gujarat hosts some of the Best Garba events in the country. Garba is a dance style that has its roots in Gujarat, India, and is also a religious and social gathering. Gujarat, a state in northwest India, is home to the communal dance known as Garba. The dance style first appeared in Gujarati villages, where it was (and still is) performed in public areas in the middle of the community with participation from every member. Garba is a social gathering that, like many others in rur...Read More

Navratri 2022 begins today ; Gujarat to witness full scale celebrations again after pandemic break

September 26, 2022
Navratri 2022 begins today ; Gujarat to witness full scale celebrations again after pandemic break

Gandhinagar: One of the major festivals of Gujarat, Navratri begins today on Monday - 26th September and it will end next Tuesday on 4th October night. Navratri, also known as Sharad Navratri will begin today on Aaso Sud Ekam and it will be of 9 days as per Gujarati calendar. The festival of Dussehra will be marked on Aaso Sud dasham on 5th October. Navratri is a Hindu festival dedicated to worship the nine ‘swaroop’ (incarnations) of goddess Durga and each night of the festival is dedic...Read More

Navratri 2022: Dates, Puja and Ghatasthapana muhurat

September 26, 2022
Navratri 2022: Dates, Puja and Ghatasthapana muhurat

Navratri, also known as Shardiya Navratri, is a festival widely celebrated throughout Northern and Eastern India. Navratri 2022 starts on September 26, Monday and will end with the Vijaya Dasami celebration on October 05, Wednesday. The start of the Hindu New Year is seen as occurring on the first day of Chaitra Navratri in 2022. In Navratri, the Hindu's worship Maa Durga and seek blessings. The festival of Navratri celebrates the tenth day as the day of the good winning the fight over evil. ...Read More

Goa to celebrate Liberation day in Gujarat and other States under the title [email protected]

September 08, 2022
Goa to celebrate Liberation day in Gujarat and other States under the title Goa@60

Ahmedabad: The government of Goa is holding year-long celebrations under the title of -'[email protected]’, to mark the liberation of Goa from Portuguese rule as well as its multifold progress across all segments. The events in this connection are being organized in six cities across the country including Ahmedabad during September 9 to October 16 this year. The government of Goa had started the Diamond Jubilee celebrating marking its Liberation last year in December, in the presence of the then Presi...Read More

Gujarat CM tries his hands at camera after opening an exhibition of news photos

August 23, 2022
Gujarat CM tries his hands at camera after opening an exhibition of news photos

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel today morning inaugurated a photography exhibition organized by Photo Journalist Association of Ahmedabad. The photo exhibition has 1600 news photos clicked by photo journalists of the city. The Ahmedabad Photo Journalists Association was set up 30 years ago by 31 founding members. The Chief Minister distributed prizes to winning photographers Amit Dave, Shailesh Prajapati and Dhaval Bharwad in addition to 10 consolation prizes. The exhibit...Read More