Celebrate Holi

Celebrate Holi

Holi is a religious spring festival celebrated by Hindus as a festival of colours. It is primarily observed in India and Nepal. It is observed by the minority Hindus in Bangladesh and Pakistan as well in countries with large Indic diaspora populations following Hinduism, such as Suriname, Malaysia, Guyana, South Africa, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom, the United States, Mauritius, and Fiji. It is also known as Phagwah, Festival of Colours, or Doḷajātra in Odisha, and as Dol Jatra or Basantotsav ("spring festival") in West Bengal and Assam.

Holi is of particular significance in the Braj region, which includes locations traditionally connected to the Lord Krishna: Mathura, Vrindavan, Nandagaon, and Barsana, which become tourist destinations during the season of Holi.

Holi is a festival of colours is very popular in any age group for old, young and kids everybody turns as naughty as the other on the day.  Holi Play with a bucket full of colour water, an ever ready water jet- popularly called a pichkari and loads of colour packets to give vent to their mischief nature.
On this day colonies, people move out in groups, called tolis visiting one house from the other, forcefully colouring the shy ones and exchanging greetings.

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