Published: Sat, March 03, 2018
Technology | By Russell Knight

Joyous explosions of color for Holi festival

Joyous explosions of color for Holi festival

Also known as "Dola Purnima" or "Basant Utsav" in Odisha, Holi is one of the major festivals celebrated across the country. The scene depicts the classic Holi traditions of family and friends coming together to laugh, dance, and feast.

Holi, the Hindu festival of colors, is one of India's merriest festivals.

"Holi is a Hindu festival that marks the start of Spring", reported CNN, adding that the festival is so well-known that major companies have frequently used it in ad campaigns.

Amrapali Gupta: The colors of Holi, taste of traditional food with drinks and the music have spread all over the country. These colors give a new color of love and love by eliminating all disputes and differences.

Mumbai: Bollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and Juhi Chawla on Friday sent out Holi wishes to their fans, urging them to enjoy a safe and happy festival of colours.

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Youths form a human pyramid to reach to a clay pot during a Holi celebration in Tamghas, Gulmi, on Thursday.

Revellers celebrate Holi with flowers at the Banke Bihari Temple in Vrindavan.

Millions of people are celebrating the Holi festival today, marking the official arrival of spring and the triumph of good over evil. People also greet each other by sending Holi messages and animated graphics interchange format (GIFs) on their mobile phones.

Following it, several female students said they were scared of walking on the streets and protested "Holi hooliganism".

Harsha - Indian emperorWhat is Holi?

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People celebrate the festival in Capital's Thamel.

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Each color also carries a meaning. Each of the colored powders that are thrown during the celebration have a symbolic meaning-red represents fertility, green represents new beginnings and so on.

Millions of faces were smeared red and green, yellow and purple.

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