Holi is a festival of color that is celebrated by the Hindu community in India. Indians residing in foreign countries also celebrate it. This festival of bright colors comes on the full moon day of Phagun month of Hindu calendar. The best thing about Holi festival is that it brings people of all background together and makes them forget their differences and problems. This festival marks the arrival of summer and end of the winter season in India.
If you want to know the history of Holi, then let us tell you that Holi has its root in ancient India mythology. Celebrations of this festival begin on the night before Holi with Holika Dahan where people gather and perform rituals in front of the bonfire, and pray that the evil inside them to be destroyed the way Holika was killed in the fire. The morning on next day is celebrated as Rangwali Holi – that is a free-for-all festival of colours. In the festival, everyone smears each other with bright colours and throw water as well. Kids play with water guns and water-filled balloons. You can throw water, colors and water balloons at anyone and everyone, it’s ultimately a fair game. People visit family and friends to play Holi with them. They laugh, they play colors and share delicacies specially prepared for Holi.
Chittorgarh natives in Rajasthan state celebrate the festival with utmost enthusiasm, the reason being both natives and tourists participate in it to enjoy the colors. The tourists who come to Rajasthan to see the glorious heritage, also visit Chittorgarh Fort during the trip. The city has many historical and architectural wonders to offer if you are planning to visit Rajasthan this month. Holi 2019 in Chittorgarh City is going to be one of the most fulfilling experiences for you. Holi festival in Chittorgarh is going to be a unique occasion where you can forget everything and play colors with all. You can visit the places, enjoy the local cuisines and of course, play with colors to forget all the troubles. You are going to remember the memories of colors of Holi in Chittorgarh.
Hindi Holi Wishes For Friends and Family
If you are looking for Holi 2019 wishes in Hindi to send to your friends and family, then here are some of the best you can send:
राधा का रंग और कान्हा की पिचकारी
प्यार के रंग से रंग दो दुनिया सारी
ये रंग ना जाने कोई जात ना कोई बोली
मुबारक हो आपको रंग भारी होली
Radha Ka Rang Aur Kanha Ki Pichkari
Pyaar Ke Rang Se Rang Do Duniya Sari
Ye Rang Na Jane Koi Jaat Na Koi Boli
Mubarak Ho Aapko Rang Bhari Holi
पिचकारी की धार
गुलाल की बौछार
अपनों का प्यार
यही है होली का त्यौहार
Pichkari Ki Dhaar
Gulal Ki Bauchar
Apno Ka Pyar
Yahi Hai Holi Ka Tyohar
एक दूसरे को जम के रंग लगाओ
नाचो गाओ, ठुमके लगाओ
हँसो और हंसाओ, ख़ुशी मनाओ
मिठाई खाओ और खिलाओ
Ek Dusre Ko Jam Ke Rang Lagao
Nacho Gaao, Thumke Lagao
Hanso Aur Hansao, Khushi Manao
Mithai Khao Aur Khilao
होली के दिन दिल खिल जाते हैं
रंगों में रंग मिल जाते हैं
गिले शिक़वे भूल के दोस्तों
दुश्मन को भी गले लगाते हैं
Holi Ke Din Dil Khil Jate Hain
Rango Me Rang Mil Jate Hain
Gile Shikve Bhul Ke Dosto
Dushman Ko Bhi Gale Lagate Hain
होली आयी सतरंगी रंगों की बौछार लायी
ढेर सारी मिठाई और मीठा मीठा प्यार लायी
आप की जिंदगी हो मीठे प्यार खुशियों से भरी
जिसमें समाये सातों रंग यही शुभकामना है हमारी
Holi Aayi Satrangi Rango Ki Bauchar Layi
Dher Sari Mithai Aur Mitha Mitha Pyaar Layi
Aapki Jindgi Ho Mithe Pyaar Khushiyo Se Bhari
Jismen Samaye Sato Rang Yahi Shubhkamna Hai Hamari
Best Holi Songs For Celebration
Holi celebration is incomplete without best Holi songs, we have picked some best songs for Holi celebration for you. Listen to them to enhance your experience of Holi celebration with family and friends this year.
Rang Barse – Silsila (1981)
Singer: Amitabh Bachchan
Lyrics: Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan
How can we forget the evergreen Holi song Rang Barse from Silsila movie of Amitabh Bachchan. It was penned by Harivansh Rai Bachchan and sung by Amitabh Bachchan himself.
Holi ke Din – Sholay (1975)
Singers: Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar
Music: R. D. Burman
Lyrics: Anand Bakshi
Another classic song from Sholay film, sung by legendary singers Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar.
Balam Pichkari – Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
Singers: Shalmali Kholgade, Vishal Dadlani
Lyrics: Amitabh Bhattacharya
If you are looking for a song from recent time then you should listen to Balam Pichkari from Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani.
Soni Soni – Mohabbatein (2000)
Singers: Udit Narayan, Various
Lyrics: Anand Bakshi
Soni Soni from Mohabbatein is a classic song for those who were born in 90’s.
Holi Khele Raghuveera – Baghban (2003)
Singers: Udit Narayan, Amitabh Bachchan, Sukhwinder Singh, Alka Yagnik
Music: Aadesh Srivastava
Another song from our memories is Holi Khele Raghuveera from movie Baghban.
These songs are going to make your Holi celebrations special and memorable.