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Navratri 2012: Dancing the night away (3)

People's Daily Online)  08:01, October 23, 2012

People dressed in traditional costumes celebrate the Navratri festival with dances in Kanavati Club in Ahmedabad, capital of the west Indian state of Gujarat, Oct. 20, 2012. (Xinhua/ Li Yigang)

Edited and Translated by Yao Chun, People's Daily Online

The festival of Navrati is celebrated every year in the lunar month of Ashwin or Kartik. People across India celebrate this ten-day festival with dances and various rituals in the honor of supreme mother goddess Durga.

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(Editor:姚春、张茜)

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