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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Pranjal Singh
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2 hrs ago
Pranjal Singh - Tell me what Kind of secularism is this ?
Boycott Holi because it is color that causes pollution,boycott Ganesh Chaturthi beacuse it causes water pollution during immersion in ocean,boycott Diwali because it creates noise and air pollution,boycott all Hindu festival because it is evilBut , don't boycott innocent animal sacrifice because it is a tradition, no need to stop cutting tress for Christmas decorations because we have lots of tress in the world and few don't matter. Why this misjudging ? why only usevery politicians more »
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Pramod Agarwal
Pramod Agarwal and 2 more commented on the blog by Pranjal Singh
on Oct 21, 2014 , 06:15 pm
Pranjal Singh - Tell me what Kind of secularism is this ?
Boycott Holi because it is color that causes pollution,boycott Ganesh Chaturthi beacuse it causes water pollution during immersion in ocean,boycott Diwali because it creates noise and air pollution,boycott all Hindu festival because it is evilBut , don't boycott innocent animal sacrifice because it is a tradition, no need to stop cutting tress for Christmas decorations because we have lots of tress in the world and few don't matter. Why this misjudging ? why only usevery politicians more »
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Sandeep Agarwal
Sandeep Agarwal commented on the poll
on Oct 21, 2014 , 05:03 pm
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Sandeep Agarwal
Sandeep Agarwal took the poll
on Oct 21, 2014 , 05:02 pm
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Nepal Bihari Ghosal
Nepal Bihari Ghosal and commented on the poll by Rk Ghosal
on Oct 21, 2014 , 02:30 pm
Rk Ghosal - Which is best holi song?
 
Soni Soni - Full Holi Song - Mohabbatein
 
Sholay - Holi Ke Din
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Nepal Bihari Ghosal
Nepal Bihari Ghosal reposted the poll by Rk Ghosal
on Oct 21, 2014 , 02:29 pm
Rk Ghosal - Which is best holi song?
 
Soni Soni - Full Holi Song - Mohabbatein
 
Sholay - Holi Ke Din
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Nepal Bihari Ghosal
Nepal Bihari Ghosal and took the poll by Rk Ghosal
on Oct 21, 2014 , 02:29 pm
Rk Ghosal - Which is best holi song?
 
Soni Soni - Full Holi Song - Mohabbatein
 
Sholay - Holi Ke Din
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