TOP FESTIVALS CELEBRATED IN AUGUST WORLDWIDE: Festivals have celebrated all over the world. Festivals marks the chapter of new beginning in life of every human being.
It gives us the message of victory of good, faith, devotion, and truth over evil. It spreads positive vibes in the surroundings. Festivals have celebrated by people of a community, religion, and culture.
Festivals are integral part of human life. They spread joy and excitement all over the world. Festivals are also the symbol of culture, tradition, and customs of a region, or the country.
Festivals have different names depending upon the region, they can differ in the way of celebration; it can have different cultures, traditions, customs, and also costumes.
We all love to celebrate festivals, doing shopping, wearing new clothes, prepare various delicacies, and spend time with friends and family. This world is huge and colorful.
It has many civilizations, and also societies that differ in way of living, culture, tradition and customs. It also differs in the celebration of various festivals, and there are different festivals in this world.
So let us know about some of the TOP FESTIVALS CELEBRATED IN AUGUST WORLDWIDE: Top festivals celebrated all over the world are : Indian Independence Day, Ganesh Chaturthi, Raksha Bandhan, Krishna Janmashtami, Festival de Tango, Singapore International Festival of Arts, Feria de Las Flores, also Mariachi y la Charreria, and many more:
1. Indian Independence Day:
World’s largest democracy was once colonized by the British. India gained its Independence on 15th August 947. India achieved this after a long and hard struggle.
This day is not less than any festival for Indians. Many freedom fighters sacrificed their lives in this struggle. During the period of colonization India saw a dark age of extreme poverty, drought, famine, un-employment, illiteracy, social and industrial backwardness and many more things.
Some of the prominent freedom fighters are: Bhagath Singh, Mahatma Gandhi, Jawahar Lal Nehru, Raj Guru, Sukh Dev, Ram Prasad Bismil, Rani Lakshmi Bai, Tippu Sultan, Sadar Valla Bhai Patel, also Chandrashekhar Azad, and many others.
We cannot forget the contribution these freedom fighters have done to our country. We should know about these people and should pass on this information from one generation to another.
This day has celebrated in every government offices, schools, colleges, and public places.
On this day we talk about the struggle, and the freedom fighters made supreme sacrifice for this country.
2. Ganesh Chaturthi:
Certainly, this is an important festival in India. This festival has celebrated by the people who have faith in Hindu Religion. This day has celebrated and marks the birth of Lord Ganesh.
He is popular as the first worshipper lord in Hindu Religion. This is a long festival celebrated in the month of August.
During this festival in which idols of lord Ganesh have installed in each household and streets too. Most preferred delicacy in this festival is Modak. It has said to be the most liked dish by the lord himself. During the Ganesh visarjan people celebrate with lots of music.
It is one of the top festivals in India. It is a festival celebrated by every brother-sister duo. On this day sisters tie thread on the wrist of her brother and brother vows to his sister. This festival describes the special bond between brother and sister.
On this festival sisters obtain gifts from brothers. This festival has a special place in hearts of every Indian.
4. Singapore International of Arts:
It is one of the top festivals in Singapore. It takes place in the month of August. At this festival, you can also enjoy the local arts and traditions of Singapore.
This festival has a long history, it was first celebrated in the year 1977, this is a 6 week-long festival which is based on various performances of many art forms.
Festival includes dance, music, theatre, and various costumes.
This festival encourages, motivates, and inspires people to show their talents and show their passion, compassion, and interest in different arts.
5. Festival de Tango:
This is a prominent festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina. This has celebrated every year in mid of August. This festival consists of various activities, arts. It has Theatre, music shows, concerts, exhibitions, and open-air milongas.
This festival attracts tourists from all over the world. It is the largest Tango event that takes place in world wide.
This is celebrated to protect and preserve the heritage, growth, and projection of tango form.
6. Krishna Janmashtami:
It is a popular festival in India. India is a diverse country. This festival is celebrated by the people who follow Hindu Religion.
This festival is to mark the birthday of lord Krishna (avatar of lord Vishnu). Lord Krishna is known for his role in killing of Kans, and his part during the epic Mahabharata War.
On this day people worship lord Krishna offer him sweets, Makkhan, and various delicacies. This festival is also known for its Haandi Phod Tradition (breaking of pot). This festival is widely popular and celebrated in every part of the country.
This is about TOP FESTIVALS CELEBRATED IN AUGUST WORLDWIDE. Also read, Top Festivals in 2021 worldwide.