Onam Festival; The festival commemorates the Vamana avatar of Vishnu and the homecoming of the legendary King Mahabali, who was sent down to the underworld by Vishnu. Enjoy a taster of Indian tradition with theculturetrip.com
Vamana, o anão, outro avatar, que se tornou um gigante para frustrar um demônio que procurava controlar o universo. Tendo permissão para conservar tudo o que pudesse cobrir com três passos, Vamana abrangeu o céu, a terra e o ar intermediário
Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (also transliterated Caitanya, IAST caitanya mahāprabhu) (1486–1534) was a Vaishnava saint and social reformer in eastern India (specifically present-day Bangladesh and states of West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand, Manipur, Assam, and Orissa of India) in the 16th century, worshipped by followers of Gaudiya Vaishnavism as the full incarnation of Lord Krishna. His line of followers, known as Gaudiya Vaishnavas, revere him as an Avatar of Krishna.