Baisakhi

The Festival of Baisakhi, is celebrated in Punjab. Baisakhi is celebrated with all zest and show. The performance of bhangra and gidda dance fills the atmosphere with the festive spirit. Women dress themselves in traditional gidda dress, while men deck in customary Bhangra attire. The lush green meadows, with pulses and vegetables ready to be harvested, set the ambiance for celebrating the the joyous festival of Baisakhi. Baisakhi also commemorates the establishment of the Khalsa (pure) order for the Sikhs. Thus, on the occasion of Baisakhi, all the gurudwaras across India hold prayer meetings. A long procession then follows which witnesses singing of sacred hymns, rhythmic chanting of mantras like Bole so nihal!' 'Deg teg fateh!' and 'Sat nam' and 'Wahe guru. Traditional Punjabi folk dances - the Gidda and Bhangra are also performed during the procession. Like other Indian festivals, Baisakhi also is the time for merrymaking and exchanging gifts. Sending gifts on this auspicious occasion will convey the hearty wishes, love and regards. The articles in the section discusses about the customs and legends of Baisakhi festival and the varying gifting ideas for the occasion.

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Celebrate Baisakhi with Exclusive Gifts from Gifts to India 24x7.com

"If you tickle the earth with a hoe she laughs with a harvest"~ Douglas Jerrold Baisakhi or Vaisakhi is one of the most significant day in Punjab, "Bread Basket of India". Baisakhi is the day of harvest festival as well as the beginning of a new year in Punjab. Generally, Baisakhi falls on 13 or 14th April. So if you are wondering when is Baisakhi in 2012, it is on 13th April. Baisakhi stands for celebration, fun and feast. For the large farming communities of Punjab, this is the time to start harvesting Rabi crops. Falling in the late Spring this festival is marked with vibrant colorful festivities and exu

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Gifts To India 24x7.com Introduces Newest Range of Salwar Suits on Baisakhi

With the festival of Baisakhi knocking at the doors, GiftstoIndia24x7.com is proud to announce the launch of an exciting range of Salwar Suits which one can send as gifts to India. These Salwar suits will be courier-delivered to across 3000+ cities in India. This Baisakhi, ring in the festive spirit with exclusive Salwar Suits as gifts to your loved ones in India. Baisakhi is a popular harvest festival that is celebrated throughout the north-India by people celebrating the onset of a new year. Baisakhi is a time of intense fun and enjoyment. It is a time for family get-together and sheer fun and excitement. Due to changes in

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Various Gifts on the Festival of Baisakhi

Festival or occasion brings the whole family together to celebrate. Eating delicious food, wearing new clothes and exchanging gifts are an important part of any festival.  Whether it be the festival of Diwali, Holi or Baisakhi, individuals shower their dear ones with gifts to convey their love. Amongst these, the festival of ‘Baisakhi’ is mostly celebrated by Sikhs and Punjabis. Although, both communities celebrate Baisakhi  with great vigour and enthusiasm, the customs may vary. In this regard, GiftstoIndia24x7.com offers you a wide assortment of items which you can send as gifts to India on this festive

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Baisakhi - the festival of Harvest

Baisakhi is one of the major festivals of Sikhs that is celebrated with lot of pomp and grandeur in Punjab and all throughout the world amongst Sikhs. For the broader community of Punjab, Baisakhi Festival marks the time for harvest of rabi crops and they celebrate the day by performing joyful bhangra and gidda dance. For the Sikh community, Baisakhi Festival has tremendous religious significance as it was on a Baisakhi Day in 1699, that Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Sikh Guru laid the foundation of Panth Khalsa-the Order of the Pure Ones. Meeting with friends and relatives is an integral part of the festival. People invite each

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Celebrate Baisakhi with mouth-watering preparations

Baisakhi is the harvest festival, celebrated by the Sikhs on the first day of the Baishakh month. In the villages of Harayna and Punjab, people celebrate the day by wearing colorful vibrant outfits, roaming around the agricultural field, performing “Bhangra”and singing traditional folk songs.  They also visit Gurdwaras and attend processions. Often due to professional commitments, many Indians have to reside in foreign nations. In such situation they are unable to attend such grand festival. If you are missing  your dear ones, you take the help from the e-gifting portals. GiftstoIndia24x7.com is an online

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Celebrate Baisakhi with GiftstoIndia24x7.com

Baisakhi is one of the most prominent festivals of India, celebrated mainly in the northern part of the country.  Dubbed as the festival of harvest, Baisakhi is a religious festival of the Sikhs.  It marks the beginning of New Year of harvest.  Exchanging gifts is one of the most common customs of this festival.  For all those living outside the country can take the help of GiftstoIndia24x7.com to send gifts to India on this festival. Send Baisakhi gifts to India through the leading online gifting portal, GiftstoIndia24x7.com.  Our website gives the global Indians the opportunity to send gift to Ind

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Send Gifts to India on Baisakhi for your dear ones

One of the most happiest moments ever spent are the ones spent with family. Family is the best part of any person. Thanking one's family on the auspicious occasion of Baisakhi is considered a noble affair. The festival of Baisakhi is the time for a new beginning, a new start. If you are wondering when is Baisakhi in 2012 then please note that it is on 24th April. Gifts are a wonderful way to thank your dear ones for all the things they have done for you. Thus, send gifts to India on Baisakhi, and express your feelings of love and gratitude to your loved ones. But, if due to some reasons you cannot be with your loved ones on thi

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