Happy Vijayadashami/Dussehra

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These  are Slovakian marigold/genda/jhendu flowers. Marigold flowers are a must to decorate temples/home/vehicles/work place in Dussehra celebration.

Dasha Hara is a Sanskrit word which means removal of ten bad qualities within you:

  • Ahankara* (Ego)
  • Amanavta* (Cruelty)
  • Anyaaya* (Injustice)
  • Kama vasana* (Lust)
  • Krodha* (Anger)
  • Lobha* (Greed)
  • Mada* (Over Pride)
  • Matsara* (Jealousy)
  • Moha* (Attachment)
  • Swartha* (Selfishness)

Hence, also known as *’Vijaydashami’* signifying *”Vijaya/Win”* over these ten bad qualities.

Source: Wiki!

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