Introduction to Holi Hai.
Holi is an important festival to Hindus. All around the world. Its mostly celebrated in India and Nepal. It is celebrated at the end of the winter season on the last full moon day of the lunar month Phalguna (February/March), (Phalgun Purnima), which usually falls in March, sometimes in late February.
.Holi celebrations start with a Holika Bonfire on the night before Holi where people gather, sing and dance. The next morning is a free-for-all carnival of colors, where everyone plays, chases and colors each other with dry powder and colored water, with some carrying water guns and colored water-filled balloons for their water fight. Anyone and everyone is fair game, friend or stranger, rich or poor, man or woman, children and elders. come and join “The Holi celebration 2014”. We, the Association of Hindu society of Utica NY joined With Colgate university Hindu students and celebrating HOLI HAI.
We have arranged transportation (School Bus) for those who are K-12 students from Utica City school district . if anyone interested than they should arrange their own transportation. we are requesting interested participant to meet us in front of the refugee center on April 2nd at 9:45 AM. For further information Please contact Mukti Rijal (Sagar) at (315)507-2129.
Food, Fun, Colors.
13 Oak Drive Hamilton, NY.
Time: 11:30 to 1:30 PM.