Fast, Fair and Festivals of India Fast, Fair and Festivals of India
Celebrated In : Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
In the month of : November - December.
Main Ritual : Floating Brightly Lit Earthern Lamps
Famous as : Dev Deepawali
Varanasi is the land of festivals. Kartik Poornima celebrated in the month of November-December is the sacred day, when the ghats of Varanasi come alive with thousands of brightly-lit earthern lamps. Visitors throng in large numbers to watch this spectacular event, famous as 'Dev Deepawali'. Kartik Poornima