22th March 2008 Holi Celebration

Holi Celebration

The Indian sky is changing – the March winds have started blowing in which indicates an end to the winter in most parts of India. A very popular festival, Holi is on its way and it is a time for celebrations. Holi is the festival that carries India and its people into the bright days of summer.

A feeling of plenty is in the air with crops being cut, and the farmer enjoying a bountiful of harvest. ‘Holi’ falls on the full moon, in the month of Phalgun which spans the end of February and the beginning of March on the Gregorian calendar.

This year (2008) Holi is scheduled on 22nd March 2008.

The colorful festival of Holi is celebrated on Phalgun Purnima which comes in February end or early March. Holi festival has an ancient origin and celebrates the triumph of ‘good’ over ‘bad’. The colorful festival bridges the social gap and renew sweet relationships. On this day, people hug and wish each other ‘Happy Holi’.

Holi celebration begins with lighting up of bonfire on the Holi eve. Numerous legends & stories associated with Holi celebration makes the festival more exuberant and vivid. People rub ‘gulal’ and ‘abeer’ on each others’ faces and cheer up saying, “bura na maano Holi hai”. Holi also gives a wonderful chance to send blessings and love to dear ones wrapped in a special Holi gift.

Holi with Creative: Creative celebrated holi with a weekend holiday for 3 consecutive days. Creative announced free hosting trial offer for 15 days with free money back guarantee plan and celebrated with all Creative customers with
Holi greeting And newsletter.