It is a glory and achievement to recite the 108 or 1008 names of God. Jai Sri Ganpati Dada. Aum Ganeshaayah Namah!!
A small Gifville tribute to esteemed Indian film actor Vinod Khanna, who passed away today from bladder cancer, aged 70. A much sought after actor in the 1970s and 1980s, he acted in several blockbusters, including “Mera Gaon Mera Desh” and “Reshma”.
A Ratedesi Forum user, whose screen name I unfortunately can’t remember, holding up a series of handwritten signs. In Hindi she asks “Yeh ilu ilu kya hai?”, which means “What is this ‘ilu ilu’? – ilu is actually shorthand for “I love you”.
Credits: Ratedesi Forums
A small scene from a piece of news footage from India’s Aaj Tak news channel, which broadcasts in the Hindi language. In this GIF, the first I’ve made using the new ‘ScreenToGif’ software, a van owned by the Indian Bank pulls up at a security checkpoint.
Credits: Vijay Shah, Aaj Tak and Gourav Joshi
दीपावली की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं
Credits: Chhath Puja
Gifville would like to wish everyone a very happy Janmashthami.
This is a Hindi-language GIF from a popular Indian text messages and poetry site, with the words “Shubh Janmashtami” (Happy Janmashtami) in flashing 3D letters and an image of Lord Krishna all regaled and playing the flute on a leaf. Very beautiful.