Almost every festival In India is celebrated as a sign of victory of Good over Evil. Happy Holi wishes 2019 is celebrated predominantly in India. Holi is spread to Nepal and many other Western countries. And, known as the “festival of colours” or the “festival of love”, celebrated as a thanksgiving for good harvest.
It lasts for a night and a day. Holi starts on the evening of the Purnima (Full Moon day) falling in the month of Phalgun according to Hindu calendar happens to be somewhere between the end of February. According to the Gregorian calendar, Happy Holi wishes 2019 falls in the middle of March. People celebrate the first evening as Holika Dahan or Chhoti Holi. The following day of Holika Dahan is celebrated as Holi, Rangwali Holi, Dhuleti, Dhulandi, or Phagwah.
The vibrancy of colours brings in, a lot of positivity in our lives. The ritual starts by lighting up the bonfire. Lighting up bonfire starts one day before the day of Happy Holi wishes 2019. And, this Holika Dahan symbolizes the triumph of Good over the Evil. On the Holi day, people play with colours with their friends and families. People use water guns and water balloons to drench each other in colours. The rich-poor, friend – stranger, men – women, child – elder everyone – anyone, is a fair game. In the evening they show love and respect to their close ones, then share food and drinks, Holi recipes.