1. What do the colours of the Indian flag mean ?
Ans. The Indian flag has three colours
▪︎Saffron stands for doing our duty with bravery and courage.
▪︎White stands for truth
▪︎Green stands for the plant life of India.
2.What is a festival ? Which are the two types of festivals ?
Ans. A festival is a day or a few days when people stop working and celebrate a special event. The two types of festivals are seasonal festivals and religious festivals.
3. Why should we avoid fire crackers ?
Ans. The smoke from the fire crackers pollute the environment , which in turn leads to many different illnesses.
4. Name the following.
▪︎Bihu – harvest festival of Assam
▪︎Pongal – harvest festival of Tamil Nadu
▪︎Buddha Purnima – birthday of Gautham Buddha
▪︎Gurupurab – birthdays of Sikh Gurus.
▪︎Mahavir Jayanti – birthday of Jain Guru , Mahavir
▪︎Navroze – new year of the Parsis.
▪︎ Holi – festival of colours.
▪︎ Diwali – festival of lights
▪︎ Christmas – birthday of Jesus Christ
▪︎ Basant Panchami – people worship Saraswati , the hindu goddess of learning.