Holi for the year 2012 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Thursday, March 8th ending at sundown on Friday, March 9th.
Holi falls in the months of February and March each year. It is a two day Spring festival with the first day called Chhoti or Holika Dahan and the second day called Dhuleti or Rangwali Holi. The festival celebrates sharing and love as well as colors.
More information on Holi. (Dates, Customs and History for Holi)
|Name(s):||Holi, Rangwali Holi, Dhuleti, Dhulandi, Phagwah|
|When:||Falls in months of February and March annually|
How many days to Holi 2012?
Thursday, March 8th is the 67 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -7 months, -11 days until the start of the Hindu festival of Holi 2012.
March 2012 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 2||Read Across America Day 2012||Observance||-2422|
|Mar 2||Employee Appreciation Day 2012||Observance||-2422|
|Mar 7||Purim 2012||Jewish||-2417|
|Mar 8||Holi 2012||Hindu||-2416|
|Mar 11||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2012||Daylight Saving||-2413|
|Mar 17||St. Patrick's Day 2012||Observance||-2407|
|Mar 20||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2012||Season||-2404|