Holi

Holi is a religious spring festival celebrated by Hindus. It is primarily observed in India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, and countries with large Indic diaspora populations following Hinduism, such as Suriname, Malaysia, Guyana, South Africa, Trinidad, United Kingdom, United States, Mauritius, and Fiji. It is also known as Phagwah and Festival of Colours, or as Doḷajāta in Orissa and Dol Jatra or Basantotsav in West Bengal. The most celebrated Holi is in the Braj region, in locations connected to the Lord Krishna: Mathura, Vrindavan, Nandagaon, and Barsana, which become tourist destinations during the season of Holi. Large parts of South India, however, do not celebrate Holi with the same fervour. In Vaishnavism, Hiranyakashipu is the great king of demons, and he had been granted a boon by Brahma, which made it almost impossible for him to be killed. The boon was due to his long penance, after...
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Holi Ke Hud Dangg Part 2 - Top 10 Bollywood Holi Songs
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Chris Jerico commented on the citizen journalism by Sahir Rehman
on Jul 23, 2014 , 02:14 pm
Sahir Rehman - Please avoid drunk driving during Holi
A lot of people each year are indulge in drunk driving. People not just drink but also have bhang and then drive vehicles.Remember not only is it harmful for you but also for others on the road. Don't let a festival turn into a nightmare for you and more »
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on Jul 22, 2014 , 09:10 am
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on Jul 22, 2014 , 12:17 am
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on Jul 22, 2014 , 12:15 am
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Best Bollywood Holi Songs - Festival Of Colors Special - Superhit Hindi Songs
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