Vibhishana was the righteous brother of Ravana who was the king of Lanka and is known as a significant figure in Hindu epic Ramayana. Though he was the brother of Ravana, but served Lord Rama during the war. Vibhishana was born in Rakshasa dynasty, but was a noble and righteous person. Vibhishana was the youngest son of Sage Vishrava.

Vibhishana Meets Rama :

Since the very beginning Vibhishana was against the abduction of Sita by Ravana. He tried to advise Ravana to return Sita back to Lord Rama, but Ravana became angry at his advice and banished him from his kingdom. Vibhishana joined the army of Lord Rama and after the defeat of Ravana he became the king of Lanka.

Vibhishana since his very childhood used to spend time in meditation on the name of Lord Brahma. Lord Brahma was impressed by his devotion and finally gave his darshan to Vibhishana. He asked Vibhishana to wish for a boon. All he wished for was to fix his mind on Lord’s lotus feet and serve Lord Vishnu. This is how he later came to serve Lord Rama, who was the avatar of Lord Vishnu.

Vibhishana after joining the army of Lord Rama played a key factor for Rama to win the war, since he knew many secrets of Lanka and told everything about it to Lord Rama. Although Vibhishana may be called as a traitor for helping his brother’s enemy, but he chose the path of righteousness and took side with good in a war against evil.

Vibhishana was a great devotee of Lord Rama and proved it that a person from any clan or birth can be a devotee of supreme god. After victory of Rama over Ravana, Vibhishana became the king of Lanka and started working in his effort to transform his subjects from (more…)

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Every Festivals in India are very popular and celebrated by very charm by people. the month wise list of Indian festival is as follows.

Indian Festival Calender 2012 :

Indian Festival Calendar of Year 2012

Festivals in January 2012

01

Sunday New Year

05

Thursday Guru Govind Singh Jayanti

13

Friday Lohri

14

Saturday Makar Sankranti

14

Saturday Pongal

26

Thursday Republic Day

28

Saturday Vasant Panchami
Festivals in February 2012

04

Saturday Milad un Nabi (Sunni)

09

Thursday Milad un Nabi (Shia)

14

Tuesday Valentine Day

20

Monday Mahashivratri
Festivals in March 2012

08

Thursday Holi

09

Friday Hola Mohalla

21

Wednesday Navroz

23

Friday Gudi Padva
Festivals in Festivals in April 2012

01

Sunday Ram Navmi

05

Thursday Mahavir Jayanti

06

Friday Hanuman Jayanti

08

Sunday Easter

12

Thursday Hindu New Year

13

Friday Baisakhi

24

Tuesday Akshay Tritiya
Festivals in May 2012

06

Sunday Buddha Purnima

13

Sunday Mother’s Day
Festivals in June 2012

17

Sunday Father’s Day

21

Thursday Rath Yatra
Festivals in July 2012

03

Tuesday Guru Poornima

19

Thursday Noruz (Zoroastrian New Year)

20

Friday Ramadan Begins

24

Tuesday Naag Panchami
Festivals in August 2012

02

Thursday Rakhi /Raksha Bandhan

05

Sunday Friendship Day

10

Friday Sri Krishna Janmashtami

15

Wednesday Independence Day

19

Sunday Id-Ul-Fitr, Ramadan Ends

29

Wednesday Onam
Festivals in September 2012

05

Wednesday Teachers Day

19

Wednesday Ganesh Chaturathi
Festivals in October 2012

02

Tuesday Gandhi Jayanti

16

Tuesday Navaratra Begins

20

Saturday Durga Puja Begins

24

Wednesday Dussehra

26

Friday Eid-Ul-Adha
Festivals in November 2012

02

Friday Karva Chauth

11

Sunday Dhan Teras

13

Tuesday Diwali/ Deepawali

13

Tuesday Kali Puja

14

Wednesday Govardhan Puja

14

Wednesday Children’s Day

15

Thursday Bhai Duj

15

Thursday  Muharram Begins

17

Saturday Chhath Puja

28

Wednesday Guru Nanak Jayanti
Festivals in December 2012

25

Tuesday Christmas

 

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