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When is Holi (होली) in 2018?

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If yes, you have come to the right place. Holi (होली) in 2018 will be observed on Friday, 2nd March.

As per Hindu Calendar, the festival of Holi (होली) falls on Full moon day (Poornima) of Phalguna month.

Holi (होली), popularly known as ‘festival of colors’, is a Hindu festival which is usually observed in the months of February or March. However, Holi (होली) in 2018 will be observed on Friday, 2nd March. The festival marks the beginning of Spring season, which is why it is also referred as the ‘Spring Festival of India’. Holi (होली) is primarily observed in India but is celebrated in all Hindu communities all over the world.

Despite being a Hindu festival, it is now been celebrated by other religion and communities as well. The main attraction of the festival are lots of colors, fun, and fervor. The dates of the Holi (होली) festival vary every year because of the fact that it is based on Hindu Calendar and Hindu calendars are based on the Solar cycle. It is one of India’s most joyous and fun-filled festival which promotes the message of equality and brotherhood.