It is also a festival of love and unity and celebrates the triumph of good over evil.
They throw colored water on people with their syrings. I particularly enjoy the festival in the company of friends and relatives, i.e. The excitement is unmatched when everybody loves the festival as much as you do Holi is a festival of colours which generally falls on a full moon in March..
Later, when he became young, he would often feel sad about whether the fair-coloured Radha or other girls in the village would ever like him because of his dark colour.
Giving in to his desperation, Krishna’s mother asked him to go and colour Radha’s face with any colour he wanted to.
So when Krishna applied colour to Radha, they both became a couple, and since then, people have started playing with colours on Holi.
A few days prior to the festival, people start collecting wood and other inflammable things for the bonfire.On the other hand, Prahlada gained this immunity and was saved.This is why the first day of Holi is celebrated as as a huge festival, in memory of the devotional love of Krishna and Radha. When Krishna was a baby, he acquired a distinctive blue skin colour after drinking the poisoned breast milk of the she-demon, Putana. It is a spring festival and perhaps the happiest and most colorful religious festival of the Hindus. The lovely flowers with their dazzling colors and the sweet songs of the cuckoo provide a charming background to Holi. Like choose some old and faded jeans and a shirt I am bored off besides taking care of the oiling and creaming part of it. Sometimes they paint people's face with tar and charcoal. Introduction Holi is also known as the Festival of colors in India. I also take care to keep my preparation for the festival ready.However, his own son, Prahlada, was a devotee of Lord Vishnu and refused to worship his father.Angry with the disobedience of his son, Hiranyakashipu tried killing his son a number of times, but nothing worked. Holika possessed a special power of being immune to fire.The festival of colours, Holi, is the most vibrant of all Hindu festivals.It marks the end of winter in India and welcomes the spring season. Conclusion : This festival had nothing bad in the beginning. Arya Samaj should take keen interest in reforming the Holi festival. Eating the gujiyas - piping hot just as they come out of pan is the other most cherished moment of the festival. The Government should announce that only harmless acts are allowed. My favourite job is to do the filling which gives me a chance to keep stealing the tasty khoya which is full of dry fruits.