Dussehra is a Hindu festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil. It is a gazette holiday in India, which is marked on the 10th day of the bright half (Shukla Paksha) of the month of Ashvin, according to the Hindu calendar. Dussehra is the culmination of the Navaratri festival.
17th- Karwa Chauth
Karva Chauth is celebrated mostly by the married women in North India. On this day, they observe a fast, praying for the long life, well being and prosperity of their husband. They break their fast in the evening, after moonrise. It is celebrated nine days before DiwalI, on the fourth day of the new moon immediately after Dusshera, in the month of 'Karthik' (October-November).
25th- Dhan Teras
The celebration of five-day Diwali festival, begins with Dhanteras, with people buying gold, silver, automobile, utensils, property and other precious goods.
The word Dhanteras is made of two words - Dhan which means wealth, and Teras which means 13th day. According to Hindu calendar, Dhanteras falls on the 13th lunar day of Krishna Paksha (dark fortnight) in the month of Ashwin.
DIWALI: One of the major Hindu festivals, it is celebrated to commemorate the victory of good over the evil, when Lord Rama defeated Ravana and rescued his wife Sita from his custody. It is predominantly a five-day festival, with a number of customs and rituals followed during each day. It is also know as the festival of light celebrated between mid-October and mid-December
28th- Bhai Dooj
After the high voltage celebrations of Diwali, sisters all over India get ready for 'Bhai Dooj' - when sisters ceremonize their love by putting an auspicious tilak on the forehead of their brothers and perform an aarti of him as a mark of love and protection from evil forces. Sisters are lavished with gifts, goodies, and blessings from their brothers.