Tuesday June 18, 2019

Holi 2019

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.

Holi for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, March 20th ending at sundown on Thursday, March 21st.

Holi, also called the festival of sharing and love or the festival of colors is a Hindu two day festival in the Spring. The festival falls in the months of February and March each year with the first day of the festival called Chhoti Holi or Holika Dahan and the second day called Dhuleti or Rangwali Holi.

Wednesday, March 20th is day number 79 of the 2019 calendar year with -2 months, -29 days until the start of the Hindu festival of Holi 2019.

More information on Holi. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

March 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 1 - FriRead Across America Day 2019Observance-109
Mar 1 - FriEmployee Appreciation Day 2019Observance-109
Mar 5 - TuesMaha Shivaratri 2019Hindu-105
Mar 5 - TuesMardi Gras 2019Christian-105
Mar 6 - WedLent 2019Christian-104
Mar 6 - WedAsh Wednesday 2019Christian-104
Mar 10 - Sun Daylight Saving Time - begins 2019 Daylight Saving-100
Mar 17 - Sun St. Patrick's Day 2019 Observance-93
Mar 20 - Wed Spring/Fall - March equinox 2019 Season-90
Mar 21 - ThurPurim 2019Jewish-89
Mar 21 - ThursHoli 2019Hindu-89

Holi by Year