Scientific Approach to Celebrate Festivals in Maharashtra in India - A Conceptual Study

  • Manisha G Dunghav D.Y.PATIL UNIVERSITY
Keywords: Festivals, Ayurveda seasonal regimen and festivals, Ayurveda and festivals, definite relation between festivals and principles of Ayurveda of seasonal regimen

Abstract

Festival celebration is an inseparable event from the lifestyle of Indians. This study is proposed to explain the scientific approach towards the Indian festivals to promote good health and to overcome the wrong beliefs of mythological stories to particular festivals.

Indian culture  is having great diversities in traditions and customs.It could be due to geographical distribution .Maharashtra also follow its own customs & traditions and celebrate festivals for the acceptance of this environmental changes to mentain sound health rather than follow rituals and beliefs on mythological stories.

 So, while celebrating festivals one should follow the regimen of ritu sandhi according to desha( land).

Author Biography

Manisha G Dunghav, D.Y.PATIL UNIVERSITY

DEPARTMENT OF SANSKRIT SAMHITA & SIDDHANTA

SCHOOL OF AYURVEDA

Published
2015-06-25
Section
Review Articles