You've heard of Uttar Pradesh's Lathmaar Holi or the Sikh festival of Hola Mohalla in Punjab, but did you know that the festival of colours is equally celebrated with great fervour and spirit in the northeastern state of Manipur?
In this part of the country, like in most of northern India, Holi comes as a big ticket festival for the lovers of bacchus. So, while there is lot of colour and different hues of 'pichkaris' to play with, the city landscape here is set to get tipsy this Holi on friday, notwithstanding the weather which is set to play truant.
Deployment of mobile patrol squads, setting up of control room manned by police and DTC authorities and formation of teacher-student committees are among a series of measures being taken by Delhi University to check hooliganism during the festival of Holi.
From bhang pakoras and phul kachoris to tangy kanjis and chilled thandais, a lavish platter of traditional food and drinks, which are easy to make at home, can go a long way in adding more colour to the festive fervour this Holi.
Long-gone are those days of playing Holi in the traditional way! `Smaaash` has gone a step ahead and upgraded the facility, promising to make this year’s Holi more exciting and colorful for the Holi enthusiasts.
What’s Holi without crazy splashes of bright and vivid hues! This festival of colors is best celebrated with a lively spirit that’s totally in sync with the power packed color infusion you witness this day. So, this Holi, dive into FabAlley’s wonderful world of bright neons and bold brights to make your Holi a lot more fun.
For most people, the festival of Holi has been about water balloons, water guns, tubs full of coloured water and multifarious colours - but leading Indian TV actors like Sanjeeda Sheikh and Karan Grover urge their fans to play a "waterless" Holi.
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