is a spring
religious festival celebrated by Hindus
The main day, Holi, also known as Dhuli Vandana
in Sanskrit, also Dhulheti
, is celebrated by people throwing coloured powder and coloured water at each other. Bonfires are lit on the eve of the festival, also known as Holika Dahan (burning of Holika
) or Chhoti Holi
Holi is celebrated at the end of the winter season on the last full moon day of the lunar month Phalguna
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