Dussehra is a Hindu festival that marks the victory of Lord Rama over the demon king Ravana. It is celebrated with great enthusiasm and fervor all over India. It is celebrated on the tenth day of the Hindu month of Ashwin. It usually falls in the month of September or October.
The festival of Dussehra is celebrated to commemorate the victory of good over evil. The story behind this festival is that of Lord Rama and his battle against Ravana. According to Hindu mythology, Ravana had abducted Lord Rama’s wife Sita and taken her to his kingdom in Lanka. Lord Rama then gathered an army of monkeys and bears to help him in his fight against Ravana. After a long battle, Lord Rama was able to defeat Ravana and rescue Sita.
On the day of Dussehra, people dress up in their best clothes and visit temples to offer prayers to Lord Rama. They also perform special rituals like burning effigies of Ravana and distributing sweets. In some parts of India, people also perform Ramlila, a play depicting the story of Lord Rama and his battle against Ravana.
The festival of Dussehra is celebrated with great fervor and enthusiasm all over India. People of all religions and backgrounds come together to celebrate this festival. It is also a time for family reunions and celebrations. People visit their relatives and exchange gifts and sweets.
Dussehra is also a time for reflection and introspection. It is a reminder to us that good will always triumph over evil. It is a reminder to us that we should always strive to do good in life and stay away from all forms of evil.
Dussehra is a time for celebration and joy for all. It is a time for us to come together and celebrate the victory of good over evil.