Teachers’ Day in India: Why Celebrated on September 5?

Learn the history and significance of Teachers’ Day in India

Raksha Bandhan: Breaking the Stereotype

Today is Raksha Bandhan and it’s a Hindu festival celebrating the auspiciousness and bond among brothers and sisters. The term Raksha is synonymous with safety and Bandhan signifies bond. On this day, sisters are used to tying a thread or Rakhi on their brothers’ wrists while praying for the success and longevity of their brothers. Continue reading “Raksha Bandhan: Breaking the Stereotype”