2018 Events in India

Festival of Holi

1-2 March 2018

Delhi puts on a colourful face in March for the light-hearted Festival of Holi,…

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Ganesh Chaturthi

12 September 2018

Ganesh Chaturthi or Ganesh Utsav celebrates the birthday of Ganesha, the elephant-headed…

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Durga Puja

15 - 19 October 2018

The most important Bengali festival, the puja ('worship') of Durga, goddess of…

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Diwali (Festival of Lights)

7 November 2018

India's most popular traditional festival, with its origins deeply rooted in…

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New Year's Eve in Goa

New Year's Eve annually

Beachfront trance parties in Goa are somewhat legendary in the global…

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Republic Day Parade

26 January 2019

The impressive Republic Day Parade is held every year in Delhi on the anniversary…

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Sunburn Music Festival

TBC 2019

The MTV-sponsored Sunburn Music Festival is one of the fastest-growing trance…

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Goa Carnival

2 - 5 March 2019

A throwback to the days of 18th-century Portuguese colonialism, the Goa Carnival…

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