Tuesday October 16, 2018

Holi 2016


Followers carrying the palanguins of Lord Krishna and Ghunusa - Holi celebrated in  Barpeta.Followers carrying the palanguins of Lord Krishna and Ghunusa - Holi celebrated in Barpeta. Photo by: Bhrigu kumar bayan

Holi for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, March 23rd ending at sundown on Thursday, March 24th.


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)

Holi
Name(s):Holi, Rangwali Holi, Dhuleti, Dhulandi, Phagwah
Type:Observance, Hindu
When:Falls in months of February and March annually

How many days to Holi 2016?

Wednesday, March 23rd is the 82 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -6 months, -24 days until the start of the Hindu festival of Holi 2016.

Holi by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016



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