Happy Holi 2015 Greeting Card,quotes,Photo : Date of Holi celebration is decided according to Hindu calender (Vikrami Samvat). It is celebrated on Poornima (Full moon night) of month of Phalgun. This generally falls in month of Feb-March. This year (2015) Holi is going to be celebrated on March 6th, Monday.Holi is a gazetted Holiday in India. All government and private offices as well are closed on this day. Even if someone wants to go on work this day, it wouldn’t be an easy task to reach office in clean clothes. Kids try to throw color on every person walking through their street
Holi celebration differs from place to place. The one common thing that you will witness in all type of celebrations is use of several colors. This festival makes the whole environment more colorful. In most of the places Holi is celebrated with applying color on each other and making some special (Gujiya) sweets and other snacks.
In some places Holi is played with Flower patels. Lathmaar Holi of Brij is very famous, there women beat men with stick and man use shields for protection. In some places they play Holi only with water, some use herbal colors whereas some make mud pools and push others in that. So these are different ways in which Holi is celebrated. All are different but motive behind all is common and that is cheerfulness and happiness.