The month sees the anniversaries of Sant Namdev, the guardian angel of block-printers and of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism.
Take me from False to Truth, Dark to Light, and Mortality to Salvation.
Shraadh is the annual fortnight for remembering those who are no more with us.
The national days of South Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore have cultural connections to India and like for India, are observed in the month of August.
Various means of reaching AZIMVTH, Haridwar - by air, rail, or bus.
Millions from all over India arrive in Haridwar, collect the holy water from river Ganga and walk back hundreds of miles to their homes.