The Basant Panchami 2020 calendar date is January 29th and the corresponding day is Wednesday. In accordance with the traditional Hindu calendar, it falls on the fifth day of the Magha. It commences forty days in advance of spring to mark the arrival of ‘King of All Seasons.’ Apart from India, it is also celebrated in Nepal, Bali, and Indonesia. Prior to proceeding further, akin to an appetizer, you may like to check out this questionnaire pertaining to the festival.
Who celebrates Basant Panchami?
Basant Panchami is a common festival celebrated by both Hindus and Sikhs. Associated with flying of kites, its popularity soars sky-high. Apart from the obvious goddess of art, knowledge, and wisdom – Saraswati, Kamdev, the god of love, and Basant, the personification of the spring season are venerated on this day.
Why do we celebrate Basant Panchami?
The masses celebrate Basant Panchami as an ode to the Goddess of learning and education – Saraswati. Saraswati Puja is thus primarily a festival for the students.
What do we do on Basant Panchami?
All the educational institutes on this occasion – schools, colleges, professional institutes, and universities are embellished with floral and traditional decor. The idol of Goddess Saraswati is worshipped in the morning with students queuing to secure the blessings and ‘prasad.’
Is Basant Panchami a harvest festival?
In modern times, the festival is celebrated by farmers mainly in North India as the on-coming of the spring season. In Southern India, the people celebrate it as -Sri Panchami.
Why do we wear yellow on Basant Panchami?
As explained in the answer above, this festival marks the onset of spring. It is thus celebrated with themes pertaining to the features of the spring season. The corresponding color of Spring (Basant) is yellow. And, thus it makes perfect sense to wear yellow in sync with the season of rejuvenation and wear clothes in yellow hues.
With the hope that you may have gained some interesting insight into the festival from the shared knowledge above, here are the venues wherein you may gather with your near and dear ones to celebrate this festival.
Radhe Palace Hotel, Lake Town is a resplendent place, apt for intimate get-togethers to celebrate Saraswati Puja. This three-star hotel secures the best bang for your bucks. This multi-storeyed hotel has a spacious banquet hall for you to welcome your near and dear ones. Your guests would get charmed with its offbeat decor. The astounding ceiling with its geometrical patterns grabs all the eyeballs. Plush seating arrangements and prime amenities ensure that your guests are always comfortable here. Recessed lighting shoulder the illumination responsibilities. It does have several rooms that would come handy for your guests who may turn up from other cities.
Radhe Palace Hotel, Lake Town, Kolkata
Address: Radhe Palace Hotel, 882, Lake Town Rd, Block A, Lake Town, Kolkata, West Bengal 700089
Plush seating arrangements and prime amenities
Value for money
Gracing Ranchi Main Road in the proximity of Ranchi Railway Station, Radisson Blu Hotel houses a cluster of banquet halls of varying sizes. In sync with its name, it is a radiant place for close-knit gatherings. A chic hotel has soaring popularity among the business and leisure travelers to the ‘City of Waterfalls.’ It has rooms aplenty for your guests to kick back and unwind. It would leave an impression on your guests with its astounding architecture, state of the art amenities, and remarkable services. The banquet halls here have an aura of regality and are fabulously furnished. They are also further embellished with flower vases.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Kadru, Ranchi
Address: Radisson Blu Hotel Ranchi Main Road Kadru Diversion, Opp Chamber Of Commerce, Ranchi, Jharkhand 834001
Astounding architecture plus state of the art amenities and remarkable services
Lies in the proximity of Ranchi Railway Station
Regal decor and fabulously furnished
Established in May 2012, Bandhan Banquet in Keshtopur lies beside the arterial V.I.P. Road. A venue popular among both the masses and the affluents, it has several party spaces of identical size for you to pick and choose to organize Saraswati Puja 2020. With a unique farmhouse setting, it is certain to please the nature lovers among your guest list. The fabulous furnishing augmented with floral and traditional decor would charm your guests. The illumination, the cherry on the top is taken care of by recessed and twinkling lights. The in-house decor team would deck up the venue as per your command. Akin to that the in-house caterers would serve pure vegetarian viands to your guests.
Bandhan Banquet, Keshtopur, Kolkata
Address: Bandhan Banquet Hall, P-89, CIT Road, Scheme VI-M, Kadapara, Phool Bagan, Kankurgachi, Kolkata, West Bengal 700054
In-house decor and catering for enhanced services
Several party spaces of identical size
Lies on the arterial VIP Road
A commitment to be at par with being a world-class hotel separates Vijayatej Clarks Inn in Patliputra Colony from the competition. Popular among both domestic and international travelers, it possesses several banquet halls of varying sizes for you to pick and choose to celebrate the upcoming Vasant Panchami 2020. With sofas jutted out, beautiful vases, magazine holders, abstract paintings, idol sculpture and professionals attending promptly to their queries it would impress your guests with the reception area itself. The elegant banquet halls don vibrant furnishings and are studded with recessed lighting.
Vijayatej Clarks Inn, Patliputra Colony, Patna
Address: Vijayatej Clarks Inn, 4 P&M Mall, Patliputra Kurji Road, Patliputra Industrial Area, Patna, Bihar 800013
Possesses several banquet halls of varying sizes
The elegant banquet halls don vibrant furnishings
Studded with recessed lighting
OYO Flagship 36951 The Ambassador Hotel in sync with its name is truly an ambassador of hearty hospitality and a fitting place for festivities. A signature OYO hotel, it would impress your guests with its every nook and corner. The facade makes a fantastic first impression with its ornamental plants, shrubs, and contemporary architecture. The alley leading to the function hall displays sculptures and paintings illuminated by recessed lighting. It would floor your guests with an éclat of floral and traditional decor. The pendant light suspended at the focal point of the ceiling would capture everyone’s attention.
OYO Flagship 36951 The Ambassador Hotel, Rajendra Nagar, Patna
Address: OYO Flagship 36951 The Ambassador Hotel, Station Road, Rajendra Path, Near, Bhattacharya Mod, Patna, Bihar 800001
Floral and traditional decor
Hotel Green Inn in Esplanade offers a cluster of halls of varying sizes for you to host a Vasant Panchami 2020 celebration. Lying in the heart of the city, this two-star hotel is, of course, easy to locate and reach. To befuddle your guests, it drapes itself into with fabulous furnishings. The illumination part is taken care of by recessed lighting. The in-house decorators ensure that the rich decor of the venue gives a special touch to the occasion. In case you are expecting outstation guests, then it also has well-decorated rooms to make them comfortable.
Hotel Green Inn, Esplanade, Kolkata
Address: Hotel Green Inn, 17 Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Road, Maulana Azad College, Kolkata-700013
Well-decorated rooms for accommodation
Recessed lighting for illumination
A cluster of halls of varying sizes
R A Banquet in Barasat stands out from its competitors with ease, courtesy its vibrant and colorful ambiance. If the sculpted interiors here would awe your guests, then the magnificent ceiling would take the cake. Adorned with splendid light works and design patterns would astound your guests. The open decor and catering policy implemented here implies that you can customize your festivities by bringing onboard professionals of your choice. It does have a handful of rooms, that would come handy to accommodate your outstation guests. It would welcome your guests with valet services and also has plenty of space to secure their vehicles.
R A Banquet, Barasat, Kolkata
Address: R A Banquet, Gobinda Pally, Barasat – Barrackpore Road, Near Kali Bari, Bijaylakshmi Colony, Chkravartipara, Barasat, Kolkata, West Bengal 700126
Adorned with splendid light works and design patterns
Valet services and ample parking space
Vibrant and colorful ambiance
Down Town Guest House And Banquet has several halls of identical size, and you do have the option of combining two or more halls as per your requirement. Ideal for an intimate gathering, this idyllic hall would charm your guests with its color scheme and fabulous furnishings. The venue is illuminated by the cove and recessed lighting. You are welcome to hire a decorator of your choice and try to embellish the venue as per your liking. Originally a popular restaurant, it would serve delectable fares for the festival feast to your guests. The best part is that in case you have outstation guests, then it has several rooms to ensure their comfortable stay.
Down Town Guest House And Banquet, Kasba, Kolkata
Address: Down Town Guest House, No. 23/3, R.K. Chatterjee Road, Bosepukur, Kasba, Kolkata, West Bengal 700042
Illuminated by cove and recessed lighting
Several halls of identical size
Renowned for delectable fares
Do you like the venues mentioned above? In case none of the aforementioned venues is close to your dwelling, get in touch with the weddingz.in venue experts for further guidance. They would aid you to find an ideal venue in your locality to celebrate Vasant Panchami 2020 with vigor.