FestivalTime – Order idols and all your pooja material online7 years ago Shalini B
Festivals are a great time for rejoice in our country. The vast diversity makes it even more beautiful and fun. Be it the Deepavali, Id, Christmas or Ganesh Chaturthi, we Indians have always celebrated each special day with enthusiasm involving all out family and friends in the festivities. Accompanying all this fun and excitement is the hard work that goes in to making all the arrangements for the same.
Imagine this situation now – we all work close to 10 to 12 hours a day, spend so much time in traffic and are dead tired by the time we reach home. On one side, we don’t want to compromise on the celebrations at home but on the other just too tired to go out in traffic to buy all the pooja/festival ‘paraphernalia’. And then with many of us staying far away from home, figuring out what to buy is a big challenge in itself. What if someone delivered all the pooja material right at your door step?
Festivaltime.in is a startup founded by two software design engineers from Hyderabad; Sakthi Swaroop and Ram Singh . This firm is a one stop solution for all your festival(national and religious ) needs. They call themselves an online ‘festival supermarket’ providing a one stop solution to buy anything from the camphor to coconuts and the red altar cloth to idols. The beauty of the website is that they have separate kits for every kind of poona and festival. If you would like to Lakshmi Pooja at home, all you have to do is login to their website, add ‘Lakshmi Pooja’ option to your cart and simply check out ! How cool can a pooja get?
“We started our operations in Hyderabad 3 months ago with birthday cakes for which we have achieved 1000+ sales, then we have started with Ganesh Idols, for which we have achieved 100% sales. We are looking forward for other festivals, Pooja materials in our website soon.” Says Sakthi Swaroop .B, the proud CEO of this unique venture.
Apart from Sakthi being the brain behind this firm, the team at festivaltime.in has been growing since its inception and consists of engineers from prestigious colleges like NIT, Surathkal and the likes.
“I would like to thank Dinesh Kumar Kotha, Co-founder of ConfirmTkt.com who was always there for us for any doubt clarification.” Adds the CEO when asked her how hard was it to launch the website successfully. This startup is integrated with a secure payment gate way. So, you can pay for your orders online with your credit/debit card and use your internet banking for purchasing products from the website through the secure payment gateway system.
With Dussera just around the corner, it is just the right time to make festivaltime.in a part of all your festivities at home.