HOLI TRADITIONS ACROSS INDIA

6. Assam: In Assam, Holi is known by the name Phagwah. The festival is celebrated over two days. While usually on Holika Dahan, a bonfire or a puppet is burned, in Assam it is signified by burning cla…

Holi Traditions across India

Holi in addition to celebrating the triumph of good over evil is also a festival to welcome spring. Legends say that, Holi began in the Barsana region of India, which includes Vrindavan, Mathura, Nand…