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    help me with Synonymous please

    Synonymous for valentine is love, I need a simple and sweet synonymous for Christmas, and also for Raksha bandhan, Navraatri, Ganesh Chaturati (Indian Festival)…as for Diwali it is sparkle

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    Re: help me with Synonymous please

    Quote Originally Posted by new2grammar View Post
    Synonymous for valentine is love, I need a simple and sweet synonymous for Christmas, and also for Raksha bandhan, Navraatri, Ganesh Chaturati (Indian Festival)…as for Diwali it is sparkle
    You're using the word 'synonymous' incorrectly.
    I'm not sure exactly what you're after.
    (St.) Valentine's Day celebrates romantic love.
    Christmas celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ.
    I don't know about the others, but most religious festivals or Holy Days are more complex and meaningful to people than one could encapsulate in a single word.

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    Exclamation Re: help me with Synonymous please

    Quote Originally Posted by new2grammar View Post
    Synonymous for valentine is love, I need a simple and sweet synonymous for Christmas, and also for Raksha bandhan, Navraatri, Ganesh Chaturati (Indian Festival)…as for Diwali it is sparkle
    Yes, as pointed out by Raymott, there are no synonyms for the Indian festivals which in fact are related to events of specific mythological significance. So Diwali it is not sparkle, it is the festival of light (meaning: Enlightenment or inciting of vibec within every human being). Accordingly, the related significance of other Indian festivals can be elucidated as:
    Raksha bandhan: A day celebration of the binding love between brothers and sisters
    Navraatri: The celebration of nine nights of autumn for the worship of Adi sakti represented by Maha Saraswati, Maha Lakshmi and Maha Kaali.
    Ganesh Chaturati: The day of worship of the supreme god of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune

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