India's shunned widows spray colour to celebrate Holi spring festival
12 March, 2017, 00:39
To mark the beginning of the spring season, Holi- the festival of colours is celebrated on the Phalgun Purnima which begins from the February end or early March. It is primarily observed in India, Nepal, and their diaspora in other regions of the world.
Holi, one of the most popular festivals in the Hindu calendar, can last almost 10 days in some parts of the state, although it is more often limited to a day elsewhere.
Legend of Prahlada: Prahlada was the son of demon king Hiranyakashyap, who had gained a boon of immortality and wanted to be worshipped as God. We will update Happy Holi 2017 Images, Quotes, Greetings in Hindi, Marathi, Telugu. The festival brings with the colours of life and colours of love and this year it falls on 12th and 13th March. During the Lathmar Holi festival, the women of Barsana, the birth place of Hindu God Krishna's beloved Radha, beat the men from Nandgaon, the hometown of Hindu God Krishna, with wooden sticks in response to their efforts to throw colour on them What is the festival celebrating?
On Holi, the festival of colors & joy I wanna say thank you for all the love & smiles you've brought to my life. In India the Spring Festival is known by HOLI itself.
The event commemorates the victory of good, peace and love over evil.
Best wishes to you for a Holi filled with sweet moments and memories to cherish for long.
May all ur sorrow burn with Holika May all ur dreams become colourful and May you be happy all ur lyf like the day of Holi. "Wishing everyone a wonderful Holi".
Whatsapp reads: May this splendid festival spread colorful joy, wealth, celebration and remove sorrows and ignorance in your life.
"It is the ancient traditional belief of Varanasi that Lord Shiva comes to the crematorium to celebrate Holi with his devotees and ghosts", said worshipper Gulshan Kapoor. Here, is a platform for you all to renew your friendship and to express heartiest love by scribbling a lovely Holi message for loved ones. Every nook and corner presents a colorful sight.
Evn though I m far away frm u, out of India, I cn feel d colors of Holi celebrations.
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