1. Religion & Spirituality
Send to a Friend via Email
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Discuss in my forum

Holi, one of India's biggest and brightest holidays, widely known as the 'Festival of Colors' falls on Monday, March 17, 2014.

Here's all you wanted to know about this upcoming festival, also called 'Phagwah.' Learn about its history and significance, and how to celebrate and get the most out of this boisterous occasion.

Did you know that Holi can be fun and harmless if you play with environment-friendly natural herbal colors? Holi is one occasion when sprinkling colored powder or water on each other breaks all barriers and everyone looks the same... Read Full Article

Those in the Tristate area of the United States, can look forward to the 25th Annual Phagwah Parade in Richmond Hill, New York on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Liberty Avenue and 133rd Street, Richmond Hill, NY 11419. About.com Queen's, NY Guide John Roleke has the details.

February 24, 2010 at 11:43 pm
(1) Jeffrey Charles Archer says:

Carnivalesque fun!! Why doesn’t the USA have such fun holidays: Sivaratri, everybody smokes ‘da charas (hashish), and on Holi, ya’ get to through pretty colors on everybody!!!

February 25, 2010 at 3:04 am
(2) hinduism says:

Thanks, Me Archer! I completely agree with you! We should do something about it!

March 8, 2012 at 8:13 pm
(3) Ratna says:

I always place your links on my FB & twitter! Add of the share option of these newsletter would be helpful. They are very helpful & informative to share with friends who question Hinduism & Hindu Culture.

March 11, 2012 at 3:34 am
(4) hinduism says:

Thanks, Ratna! Appreciate your patronage.

Leave a Comment

Line and paragraph breaks are automatic. Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title="">, <b>, <i>, <strike>

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.