All set for Holi celebration today


"May it bring peace, joy and prosperity to everyone's lives".

You pronounce Happy Holi in Hindi as "Holee mubaarak".

The Hindu community in Pakistan celebrated the festival of colour with great zeal and fervour.

Priyanka Chopra, who is now busy shooting for her series Quantico, took to Instagram and wrote, "Acting is a matter of giving away secrets- Ellen Barkin #adayatwork@abcquantico happy Holi to everyone celebrating". No untoward incident was reported. "We make sure all the colours we use on Holi are organic".

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath participated in the Falgun Mahotsav organised by the RSS and the Hindu Yuva Vahini in Gorakhpur. (Credit: Ajay Verma/Reuters) Students of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences in Bhubaneshwar dressed as Krishna and Radha on the occasion Holi. I also remember that my father used to apply fresh fruit hair packs during Holi time. It is a festival of brotherhood and people should celebrate with this spirit.

In Mathura, pilgrims played Holi at the Dwarkadhish and Behari Ji temple with herbal Tesu colours. "On the eve of Holi, the ritual of "Holika Dahan" symbolizes the victory of good over evil and the bonfire reminds us to get rid of the dead wood and ignoble baggage of thoughts and actions", he added in his message.

All set for Holi celebration today
All set for Holi celebration today

Many people were seen taking selfies with their mobile phones, capturing the colorful moments during the celebration.

Union Minister Rajnath Singh playing Holi at his official residence in New Delhi on Friday.

Fondest childhood memory of Holi: Even before the main day, all the kids in my neighbourhood would start throwing balloons at each other after school. For me its also a day to not be bothered about anything else and enjoy some good time with family and friends with good food, dance and music.

Greeting people and fans on the occasion, Superstar Amitabh Bachchan tweeted, "T 2730 - Happy Holi".

Mahika Sharma: You know your party is a hit when your Facebook feed is flooded with pictures of the event.

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