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Festivals Unlimited

5 Must Visit Festivals around the World.

Festivals are one of the reasons why people gather at one place, Festivals have different meanings in different places. In the west, Festivals Generally means a Music Festival or a Carnival. In the east, It means important days such as Ramadan,Christmas,Diwali

Regardless,They serve the same purpose. Letting our loved ones at one place.

Here are some top 10 Festivals to experience once in a lifetime.

1. Diwali

Location : India,Nepal

No matter where you live in the world, I'm sure you know this festival, it's one of the most celebrated festivals in the world. Diwali is an Hindu Festival that is celebrated not only in India, But,also in Countries such as Nepal,United States and Germany. The festival is called as "Festival of lights" as the people celebrating it put lights and Diyaas(Lamp) in front of their houses.

2. La Tomatina 

Location : Bunol,Spain

La Tomatina is a festival that is played with tomatoes, This festival happens once a year and it happens in Bunol,Spain. This festival is celebrated by Crushing tomatoes and throwing it. La Tomatina is celebrated right two months after the New Year also known as Feliz año Nuevo in Espanol

3. Holi 

Location : India

Holi is also known as Festival of colours, It's similar to La Tomatina, Instead of Tomatoes it is played with colours. The latest Coldplay song "Hymn for the weekend" was shot in India while playing Holi.

4. Lantern Festival

Location : China

According to the elders of Pingxi, the Sky Lantern pageant originated inside the Xing Dynasty, more than two thousand years ago. At that time, bands of outlaws regularly raided the lowland villages, forcing citizens to are seeking safe haven inside the mountains. Village watchmen used “fire balloons” as signals to tell the residents that their homes had been secure once more and whilst those hiding inside the hills saw the celestial flares, they knew it became time to go home. today those lanterns have two essential purposes. One: they show scribbled messages of the hopes and desires of the customer who then launch them into the night sky via the energy of hearth; and two: they constitute the quit of the Chinese New Year length and their launch symbolizes the losing of previous methods and embracing the destiny.

5. Carnival de Rio

Location : Rio De Janeiro,Brazil

The Carnival in Rio de Janeiro is a festival held earlier than Lent every year and considered the largest carnival in the international with million humans in keeping with day on the streets. the standard Rio carnival parade is packed with revelers, floats, and adornments from numerous samba colleges which can be located in Rio. wearing stunning costumes these exceptional dancers parade via the Sambadrome; professional balls & events are held at Copacabana Palace. And the streets come alive with the mini gala's instigated by way of locals where formality and shape are left far in the back of as music and dancing end up the order of the day.

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