What is Holi?

What is Holi?

Date: evening of the Purnima falling in the month of Phalguna (usually middle of March)

Location: all over the world by the Hindu community

Also known as the “Festival of Colors” or the “Festival of Love,” Holi celebrates the beginning of spring and the triumph of good over evil. It is well-known for its tradition of communities using powdered paints on the streets in celebration.

Get an up-close look at the colorful Holi Festival | National Geographic