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Happy Holi Festival!

May your life be coloured with the

Colors of joy

Colors of  friendship

Colors of fun

Colors of love

Colors of happiness

on Holi and always

Wish u  a very Happy Holi

The legend of Prahlad & Hiranyakshyap says there once lived a devil and powerful king, Hiranyakshyap who considered himself a God and wanted everybody to worship him. To his great ire, his son, Prahlad began to worship, Lord Vishnu. To get rid of his son, Hiranyakshyap asked his sister, Holika to enter a blazing fire with Prahlad in her lap, as she had a boon to enter fire unscathed. Legend has it that Prahlad was saved for his extreme devotion for the lord while Holika paid a price for her sinister desire. The tradition of burning Holika or the ‘Holika Dahan’ comes mainly from this legend.

The legend of Hiranyakashyap and Prahlad also points to the fact that extreme devotion to god pays as god always takes his true devotee in his shelter.

Holi helps to bring the society together and strengthen the secular fabric of our country. For, the festival is celebrated by non-Hindus also as everybody like to be a part of such a colouful and joyous festival. Also, the tradition of the Holi is that even the enemies turn friends on Holi and forget any feeling of hardship that may be present. Besides, on this day people do not differentiate between the rich and poor and everybody celebrate the festival together with a spirit of bonhomie and brotherhood.

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One response

  1. Nice one.. Happy Holi.. 🙂

    17 March, 2014 at 10:03 am

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