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History Of Holi Festival and Significance

History Of Holi and His Significance There is a symbolic legend to explain why Holi is celebrated as a festival of colours. The word “Holi” originates from “Holika“, the evil sister of the demon king Hiranyakashipu. The festival itself is believed to have origins from the Prahlada-Puri Temple of Multan in the Punjab region.  The original… Read More »