September is the month of festivals starting with Janmashtami. This is one of the best time for tourists to explore the country. The month of September hosts a number of colourful celebrations as well. Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the important Hindu festivals celebrated throughout India with a great devotion.

5th of September is celebrated as Teacher's Day to honour Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, the great teacher, academic philosopher and India's Second President.

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