When is Hola Mohalla (ਹੋਲਾ ਮਹੱਲਾ, होला मोहल्ला) in 2017?

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If yes, you have come to the right place. Hola Mohalla (ਹੋਲਾ ਮਹੱਲਾ, होला मोहल्ला) in 2017 will be observed on Monday, 13th March.

As per Nanakshahi calendar, the festival of Hola Mohalla(ਹੋਲਾ ਮਹੱਲਾ, होला मोहल्ला) falls on the first day of Chet (Chaitra) month.

Hola Mohalla (ਹੋਲਾ ਮਹੱਲਾ, होला मोहल्ला), also known as ‘Hola’, is a Sikh Olympics event which is usually observed in the month of March. However, Hola Mohalla in 2017 will be observed on Monday, 13th March. Hola Mohalla (ਹੋਲਾ ਮਹੱਲਾ, होला मोहल्ला) is a week long event that is celebrated with lots of zeal and enthusiasm. The tradition of Hola Mohalla  (ਹੋਲਾ ਮਹੱਲਾ, होला मोहल्ला) was established by Guru Gobind Singh. Hola Mohalla means ‘mock fight’, where the Sikh warriors (also called Nihangs) display their martial arts abilities in the form of simulated battles.

Despite being a regional festival of Punjab, tourists, and visitors from other countries too enjoy the festivities and celebrations. The main attraction of the festival are exhibitions, music, and poetry. Other than these, various acts of bravery are something which should not be missed at all. These acts include martial arts, Gatka, horse-riding and various other competitions. The dates of Hola Mohalla (ਹੋਲਾ ਮਹੱਲਾ, होला मोहल्ला) festival vary every year because of the fact that it is based on Nanakshahi calendar and Nanakshahi calendar is based on the Solar cycle. It is one of India’s most joyous and enthralling festival that keeps you engaged and glued to whatever you see.