A festival is a special occasion of celebration in which people are gathered together and celebrate with their friends and family members. These are many different types of festivals are celebrated in different communities. Such as in Hindu, Muslim, Christian etc are celebrating their own festivals. In different communities the name if the festivals are different, the way of celebrating the festivals are also different but these are some things are same in all, like wearing good cloths during festivals and preparing good, delicious food during festivals are same in all cultures.
Festivals are categories in different ways, some of the categories of festivals are:
- Religious festivals: these are many religions are present in all over the world, the festivals those are related to religions are known as Religious festivals.
- Arts festivals: these arts festivals are including ones that showcase intellectual or creative achievement. Example of the art festivals are science festivals, literary festivals and music festivals etc.
- Food and drink festivals: the festivals those are related to the food are known as food festivals. Galway International Oyster Festival in Ireland is best example of the food festival.
- Seasonal and harvest festivals: these Seasonal and harvest festivals are celebrated in some special times in the year. According to the season these festivals are celebrated, those festivals are celebrated in summer are called summer festivals and others as well.
In India also many festivals are celebrated in different ways. In India these are many cultures and traditions people are leaving so many types of festivals are celebrated here.
In festivals the many requirement of people are good food and good cloths, so most of the people preferring shopping during festivals times. In India now day’s people prefer online shopping technology for different types of festival shopping. As the online shopping sites providing many varieties of choices of products so the popularity of the online shopping sites are going on increasing day by day.
So these are some things about the different festivals and festival shopping in India.