Goverdhan Festival is celebrated on the next day of Diwali. In the year 2016, it
will be celebrated on 31st October, Pratipad Tithi of Kartik Shukla Paksha.
Festival of Bhai Dooj will be celebrated on Dwetiya of Kartik Shukla Paksha. In
the year 2016, Bhai Dooj will be on 1 November. It is a festival of faith and
love of sisters towards their brother.
In the North India, Dhanteras is celebrated with full faith and enthusiasm on Trayodashi
of Kartik Krishna Paksha. Apart from Dev Dhanvantri, Goddess Lakshmi and God Kuber
are worshipped on this day.
Once there lived a moneylender in a village. Everyday his daughter used to offer
water to a Peepal tree. Goddess Lakshmi used to reside on that tree.
Diwali is the main festival of Hindus. It has a religious and mythological significance.
According to a belief, 12 signs are divided into two parts.