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Yes. They do celebrate the festival Uttarayan but the name is different. In fact, this festival is celebrated all over India but the names are different according to the language spoken at that place and customs at that place. Also the way of celebration slightly differ from state to state. In Gujarat, it is called uttarayana. In Karnataka, it is called ...


Full moon day (Purnima) in the month of Kartik in a traditional Hindu calendar is called Kartik pournima , also known as Tripurari pournima ,Dev Diwali. Dev Deepavali is the Diwali of the Devas or Gods held on the Kartik pournima as It is believed that on the day of Dev Deepavali, the Gods descend on Earth. Tulsi Vivah is also carried out this day. An ...

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