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FREE Vaisakhi Colouring Page

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Vaisakhi, or Baisakhi, is the harvest festival of Punjab. The tradition marks the beginning of a new harvest season. This year, Vaisakhi falls on Saturday 14th April. Sikh celebrating this festival visit the Gurdwara with offerings of sweets and flowers. A Nagar Kirtan, similar to a parade, is held and family and friends gather to celebrate the occasion rejoicing prayers. To…

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Two FREE Holi Colouring Printables For Kids!

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As the days become lighter and Spring draws closer, Indian families across the world will prepare for the festival of Holi. Holi, also know as The Festival of Colours, celebrates the victory of good triumphing over evil. Powders are thrown around making people and the streets beautifully colourful, bonfires are lit and sweets are shared. You’ll find people of all…

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Printable Diwali Food Labels

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Not sure how many of you (or your mum’s) have started making Diwali food, but mine started over the weekend and I’m slowly putting in my requests 🙂   I created these illustrations for a Diwali post last year I did about Diwali facts and wanted to put them to use. I figured I’d make them into labels which you…

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Useful Diwali Resources

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DIWALI CELEBRATION REASON Diwali is a colourful festival, filled with food, family, gifts and lots of love and light; much like an Indian Christmas. A time when homes are thoroughly cleaned, family/friends visit each other and lots of food is made! There are many stories about what Diwali is and why it’s celebrated, I wrote THIS POST containing why it’s celebrated…

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FREE Diwali Colouring For Kids

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I have 4 exciting posts planned for Diwali and this is the first. The lovely Gauri from KitaabWorld emailed me to get together for a collaboration for Diwali that kids can enjoy and I jumped at the chance.   The idea behind KitaabWorld is to make South Asian literature more accessible in the US and around the world. They also…

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