Holi is one of the major festivals in India. Celebrated on the day after the full moon in March. Holi is the second biggest festival after Diwali and known as the festival of colors. Holi in 2019 is celebrated on 21st of March, Thursday. It lasts for a night and day, starting on the evening of the full moon known as Holika Dahan and the following day is celebrated as Holi.
Happy Holi 2019
It is highly prohibited to perform Holika Dahan (Kama Dahanam) before sunset. As it causes a lot of misfortune in life. Performed at a specific time on Purnima after the sunset. People choose a Muhurat to perform Holika Dahan.
Timings For Holika Dahan 2019
- In Mumbai: 20:55 to 21:11
- In Delhi: 20.52 to 24:30
Holi is known for the colors accomplished by folk songs and dances. The splashing of colors continues until the afternoon followed by the delicious meal. People are comfortable playing Holi in dry colors. Holi is incomplete without the wet colors and water. People mix the dry color powder in a bucket of water to drench completely. Holi 2019 celebrated with different names in various parts of the country. The day before Holi also known as Chhotti Holi.
Holi also was known as Dulhan, Rangwali Holi. The tradition of beating up the men by women in the village known as Lathmar Holi. This played in the Nandgaon and Barsana which are known as Lord Srikrishna villages. This performed a week before Holi. Also, check for Happy Holi Whatsapp Images 2019 here.
- In Barsana-16th March 2019
- In Nandgaon-17th March 2019
Happy Holi Songs 2019
Many songs released in different languages on the occasion of Holi. The state government releases a song every year in their regional languages.
It’s Holi!! It is time to smear your dear ones with Gulaal, and enjoy the playful exchange of water and wish them.
Wish your family and friends.
Colors bring so much joy! May the cheer of colors always remain in your life!
Don’t forget to share the gujiya and thandai! Dance, sing and be merry!
The festival of colors is here! Happy Holi!
Rang barse, bahaar barse,
Aapke jeewan mein khushiyon ki fuhaar barse!
Happy Holi 2019 Wishes
Holi is the day to strengthen the bond of friendship and add more colors to it. Enjoy the festival to its fullest! Happy Holi!
Hope God paints the canvas of your life with beautiful colors. Happy Holi to you and Family!!
Every day needs to be colorful but seldom is it. So, stock yourself for a whole year! Happy Holi!
Happy Holi 2019 Quotes
Holi is a special time of year to remember those who are close to our hearts with splashing colors!
Holi is the day to express love with colors. It is a time to show affection. All the colors that are on you are of love.
Mark the Holi date in your calendar and enjoy with your family and friends. Happy Holi. Stay tuned for latest updates on Timesalert.