Holi is the festival of Colours which is celebrated by Hindus in various parts of the country. The festival is celebrated with vibrancy and vigour.
It is celebrated on full moon day of lunar month of Phalguna, according to the Hindu calendar i.e. in the month of February/March.
In 2017, Holi will be celebrated on 12th March 2017 and Dhulivandan will be celebrated on 13th March 2017.
The festival has a religious origin but there are no rituals followed while celebrating Holi. However, bone fire is lit up in several parts of the country on the eve of the festival. This is known as Holika Dehan or Dulhendi. There is a mythological story behind the holika dehan.
In Marathi people wish each other by saying -
धुलीवंदनच्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा
रंगपंचमीच्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा
होलीच्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा
Holi – Rangpanchami – Dhulivandan 2017 Marathi Greeting Cards :
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