Holi Special

United Colors of India


Intro: After two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, Indians took to the streets and society complexes with a vengeance to celebrate the festival of colors as cases dipped across the country. From Bollywood to the world of sports, most of the celebrities enjoyed Holi with fervour while others stayed home…

Holi spreads colors of joy in Braj


Agra/Mathura: Temples in Braj mandal celebrated Holi in a big way, after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic despair. The election results buoyed the spirits of the Braj Mandal 'Huriyaras' after a clean sweep by BJP candidates in nine assembly seats in Agra and five in Mathura. In Vrindavan, hundreds of widows in shelter homes,...

India celebrates Holi after 2 years Covid cases dip


New Delhi: Millions of Indians celebrated Holi - the festival of colors - after two years amid a sharp dip in Covid-19 cases in the country. The festival saw restricted celebrations last year due to the pandemic. Holi marks the last full-moon day of the lunar month. It's a time of great cheer and fun as...

Apple CEO Tim Cook sends Holi wishes to Indians


New Delhi: Apple CEO Tim Cook took to Twitter to wish everyone on the occasion of Holi, the festival of colours. "Wishing everyone celebrating Holi a vibrant beginning to spring. Here's to spreading the joy of color with these beautiful images #ShotOniPhone13ProMax," Cook said in a tweet. He has also shared three photos clicked on the...

Vice-President celebrates Holi with schoolchildren


New Delhi: Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday celebrated Holi with schoolchildren and secretariat staff at the 'Upa-Rashtrapati Nivas'. Children from four schools in the national capital, including those run by Municipal Corporation, visited the Vice-President's residence and greeted him on the occasion. The Vice-President was delighted when the enthusiastic children recited patriotic poems. In reply...

Top BJP leaders celebrate festival of colors


New Delhi: BJP chief J.P. Nadda and other leaders on Friday celebrated 'Holi' with party workers and supporters. Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi also celebrated 'Holi' with supporters and party colleagues. Nadda celebrated the festival with party workers and leaders at his official residence at Motilal Nehru Marg here. Hundreds of party workers...

Modi, Amit Shah call for brotherhood in Holi wishes


New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday wished the country on the occasion of Holi. He called on Indians to promote brotherhood in the nation. “Wishing you all a very Happy Holi. May this festival of colors, a symbol of mutual love, affection and brotherhood, bring every color of happiness in your life,” he...

Radha Madhav Dham to host in-person and virtual Holi celebrations


Radha Madhav Dham, Austin, Texas will be hosting in person as well as virtual Holi celebrations. Listen to the glorious uplifting Kirtan that describes the Holi Leelas of Radha Krishna. Swami Nikhilanand Ji will also give lectures on Saturday, March 19th at 7:55 pm (after Artii) and Sunday, March 20th at 11:00 am. (Central Standard Time). You...

Holi in NYC: Puppet show on Lord Krishna, Indian dance workshops among highlights


A New York-based cultural organization is set to celebrate Holi with fervor through special festivities including a puppet show, art activities, and Indian dance workshops to commemorate the Indian festival of colors and spread awareness among communities here about Indian culture. The Culture Tree, which promotes cultural literacy about South Asia, in partnership with...