A riot of colours as people celebrate Holi across the country

As Sridevi leaves for her heavenly abode Holi in Bollywood will have no colour

As Sridevi leaves for her heavenly abode Holi in Bollywood will have no colour

Indian devotees and foreign tourist take part in the "kapda phaar" or cloth tearing during Holi festival celebrations in Pushkar, India.

Holi is generally celebrated across two days.

An Indian girl's face is smeared in color as she celebrates Holi, the Hindu festival of colors, in Mumbai, India.

The roots of the festival lie in the Hindu legend of Holika, a female demon, and the sister of the demon, King Hiranyakashayap. There have also been 5k runs like The Color Run, Holi Run and Color Me Rad.

On this auspicious day, people offer traditional prayers, play with colours and water, sing, dance and play music.

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"Holi is a Hindu festival that marks the start of Spring", reported CNN, adding that the festival is so well-known that major companies have frequently used it in ad campaigns. Knowing that she wouldn't be around on the festive day, many celebs and fans have renounced the celebrations this year as a mark of tribute. Holika Dahan is celebrated the night before Rangwali Holi. Today, we take time to recognize the tremendous contributions that Canadians of Hindu faith make to our country, and reaffirm our commitment to building a stronger, more prosperous, and more inclusive Canada.

Vishnu - the preserver and protector of the universe - saved Prahlad and killed Holika instead. As soon as Holi comes, the common man's flicks are blown out, just like on the stars of Bollywood, there is such a colour of fun that you cannot even imagine the extent to which fun is reached.

Many people were seen taking selfies with their mobile phones, capturing the colorful moments during the celebration. (Credit: Ajay Verma/Reuters) Students of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences in Bhubaneshwar dressed as Krishna and Radha on the occasion Holi.

On the occasion of Holi and Dhuleti, Amitabh Bachchan shared photos of him celebrating with his family.

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