Monthly Archives: March 2011

Eternal life

John 17:3 “And this is eternal life, that they know you the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom you have sent.” As Jesus prayed for the people around Him, pray today for the people of Gujarat. Pray that they … Continue reading

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Walk in wisdom

Col 4:5-6 “Walk in wisdom toward outsiders, making the best use of the time. Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person.” There are Believers in Gujarat, … Continue reading

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Khordad Sal

Khordad Sal is the birth anniversary (or birthdate) of Zarathustra, also known as Zoroaster. Zoroastrians all over the world, and specifically the Parsis in India, spend the day in a great celebration. Parties are held, as are special prayers. Rangoli … Continue reading

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Ram Namavi

Ram Navami Festival is the celebration of the birth of Lord Rama. Every year on the ninth day of the first fortnight of Chaitra month the birth of Lord Rama is celebrated in India and all over Gujarat. It is … Continue reading

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Nowruz

Nowruz (Navraj, Nowroj) is often known as the Persian New Year. So what does this have to do with Gujarat? Nowruz was originally a Zorastrian festival, the holiest of them all, and believed by many to have been invented by … Continue reading

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Holy

1Peter 1:15-16 “as he who called you is holy, you also be holy in all your conduct, since it is written, ‘You shall be holy, for I am holy’.” The celebration of Holi continues today. The religious significance in Hinduism … Continue reading

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Holi

Rom 12:21 “Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.” This weekend (March 18-20), South Asian Hindus will celebrate Holi, one of their biggest and most anticipated festivals of the year. There are at least four popular … Continue reading

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