Elections bring windfall for Holi colour makers in Uttar Pradesh

Elections bring windfall for Holi colour makers in Uttar Pradesh

Elections bring windfall for Holi colour makers in Uttar Pradesh

Holi is an ancient Hindu religious festival which has become popular with non-Hindus in many parts of South Asia, as well as people of other communities outside Asia.

Other than India, the festival is also observed in the countries where there is a significant Hindu population.

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.

In 2017, Holi is listed as a holiday on March 13th in: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarah, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Manipur, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, while on March 12th in: Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal.

The festival of Holi is celebrated on the day after the full moon in early March every year. 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? According to this legend, the tradition to celebrate the festival of colours was started by Lord Krishna. There is also a belief that this festival will bring you colors and change your life. In India the Spring Festival is known by HOLI itself. Happy Holi dear friend. We have listed the wonderful Holi FB Timeline Cover Images, and you can also download the best collection of Happy Holi FB Cover Pictures from this page. This time there is some confusion in the air regarding when it is officially off for the festival of colors. Have lots of fun with your friends. Lets this be a day to celebrate with your loved ones. I miss the fun memories, the fun moments I had with you.

May this season of color bring you cheer and happiness.

Wishing you a colorful and vivacious Holi! 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.

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