Holi ( Festival of Colours) ‑ Hindu
|Event Name||Holi ( Festival of Colours) - Hindu|
|Start Date||13th Mar 2017 12:00am|
Amongst India's innumerable and lavishly adorned festivals, Holi is undoubtedly the most colourful. It celebrates the arrival of spring (in the Northern Hemisphere) and the death of the demoness Holika. Throughout history, this is the time to celebrate equality and wholhearted fun, an no one is immune from being covered in saffron water and the orange red dye of the 'kasuda' flower. Young and old, men and women, rich and poor - all are equal in the fun and mischief that this celebration embodies.