The word Navaratri literally means nine nights in Sanskrit, nava meaning nine and ratri meaning nights. During these nine nights and ten days, nine forms of Shakti/Devi are worshiped. The 10th day is commonly referred to as Vijayadashami or Dussehra.
Navaratri is celebrated in different ways throughout India. Navratri festival in Gujarat is one of the main festivals. Garba and dandiya is a dance which people dance after the Durga Pooja with the groups and live orchestra or on devotional songs. This is the biggest festival of the year in this state. As the trends are changing people have started calling celebrities and performers to host the event and dance respectively. Now days navratriis celebrated on a large scale to encourage the youngsters and to know about the tradition and culture of our country.
New Year's Celebration
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year’s Eve, the last day of the year, is on December 31.New Year’s Eve is celebrated at evening social gatherings, followed byconcerts, late-night partying, sporting events, celebrity performances, fireworks, and other entertainments where many people dance, eat, drink alcoholic beverages etc. The celebrations generally go on past midnight into January 1 (New Year’s Day).
Independence Day & Republic Day
This is one of a significant day in every Indians life. This event means a lot to Indians and is celebrated and organised in a grand way. On this day there is a stage with grand decoration & with other setups too, national songs are played. There is a Chief Guest who hoists the Flag, and then there is a delivery of important speeches paying patronage to our leaders & freedom fighters. Various entertaining performances like Folk dance, Mallakham, Gymnastic, Singing Competition,Dance Competition, traditional fashion shows etc are also organised on this day.