New Delhi: Birthdays remain the most awaited and one of the special days which each one of us eagerly looks up to. Planning parties, calling friends and relatives or ordering the birthday person’s favorite cake—every detail calls for attention when the birthday month knocks on the door.
But have you ever thought, how the birthdays were traditionally celebrated in the country? Well, havans or yagyas were conducted to usher in the special day.
Jagadguru Sankaracharya of Dakshinamnaya Sringeri Sharada Peetam, Sri Sri Vidusekhara Bharati Sannidhanam recently attended a birthday haven in Mumbai and devotees actively participated in the event.