Monday October 22, 2018

Holi 2017


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 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, March 12th ending at sundown on Monday, March 13th.


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 2017?

Sunday, March 12th is the 70 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -7 months, -10 days until the start of the Hindu festival of Holi 2017.


March 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 1 - WedAsh Wednesday 2017Christian-601
Mar 1 - WedLent 2017Christian-601
Mar 2 - ThursRead Across America Day 2017Observance-600
Mar 3 - FriEmployee Appreciation Day 2017Observance-599
Mar 12 - SunPurim 2017Jewish-590
Mar 12 - Sun Daylight Saving Time - begins 2017 Daylight Saving-590
Mar 13 - MonHoli 2017Hindu-589
Mar 17 - Fri St. Patrick's Day 2017 Observance-585
Mar 20 - Mon Spring/Fall - March equinox 2017 Season-582

Holi by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017



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