Holi Festival of Colours, Photo Credit, Steven Gerner (Flickr)
Millions celebrate Holi Festival which is also known as the festival of colours and the festival of love. The spring festival is one of the major festivals in India. It is an ancient Hindu religious festival which has become popular even outside of India. Holi is also known as a season of joy and hope.
The festival date varies every year according to the Hindu calendar. This year the festival has started on Monday 17th of March and will last for two days.
The festival is filled with so much colours and fun that the very mention of the festival draws smile and enthusiasm amongst the people. Holi signifies the victory of good over evil and arrival of spring. This festival is an escape from reality. Holi is the time for inspiration, creativity and happiness.