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From Mughals to Sufi poets, Holi has been part of Muslim culture, literature

April 08, 2019 7:22 am

The references to Holi are innumerable in Urdu poetry. Almost no important Urdu poet, from Khusrau to Sahir Ludhyanvi, left this topic untouched.

Pune: 84 detained for throwing balloons, forcefully applying colour on Holi

March 22, 2019 9:01 am

In both Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad police jurisdictions, orders were issued prohibiting use of water balloons during Holi celebrations.

Mumbai: 42 injured during Holi festivities across city

March 22, 2019 4:12 am

Till evening, 27 people were rushed to KEM hospital. Among them, 21 required treatment for injuries suffered in the limbs and head.

Holi celebrations at the RK Studio over the years, see photos

March 21, 2019 9:27 am

RK Studio hosted some of the biggest Holi parties in Bollywood. These photos from the Express Archives reveal how Holi was an integral part of the studio’s celebrations.

Happy Holi 2019 Wishes highlights: Mayawati reminds India to vote during the Lok Sabha polls

March 22, 2019 9:16 am

Happy Holi 2019 Wishes: The festival, usually held over two days, is celebrated by splashing colours, dancing and munching sweets.

Happy Holi 2019: Wishes Images, SMS, Messages, Status, Quotes and Photos for Whatsapp and Facebook

March 21, 2019 9:53 am

Happy Holi 2019 Wishes Images, Wallpapers, Quotes, SMS, Messages, Status, Photos, Pics: Holi is the festival of colour, laughter and music and as we gear up to celebrate the day, here are some wishes you can share with your friends and family members.

Holi 2019: How to protect your kid's skin, hair and eyes and keep illness at bay

March 21, 2019 6:30 am

Happy Holi 2019: Make sure you or your child do not rub the skin too hard. Our skin gets sensitised when synthetic colours make contact. This will aggravate any skin conditions.

Organic colours a big hit this Holi: Chandigarh shopkeepers

March 21, 2019 8:11 am

Many are going a step ahead and celebrating Holi in style by making natural colours at home, using flowers, fruits and vegetables

JK governor says won't celebrate Holi in memory of Pulwama attack martyrs

March 20, 2019 9:26 pm

A Jaish-e-Mohammad suicide attack on a convoy in Pulwama on February 14 killed 40 CRPF personnel.

Happy Holi 2019 Wishes: Whatsapp and Facebook Images, Messages, Status, Quotes and Photos

March 21, 2019 9:53 am

Happy Holi 2019 Wishes Images, Wallpapers, Quotes, SMS, Messages, Status, Photos, Pics: As you get ready to soak in the spirit of Holi, here are some wishes you can share with your family and loved ones.

HOLI PHOTOS

Bollywood stars celebrate Holi

March 21, 2019 6:52 pm

Farhan Akhtar and rumoured girlfriend Shibani Dandekar were seen at Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar’s Holi party while our shutterbug caught Taimur Ali Khan playing Holi too.

A riot of colours: Barsana, Nandgaon celebrate Lathmar Holi

March 22, 2019 6:59 am

Lathmar means playing with sticks. In the festival, menfolk try to smear colour on women who traditionally protect themselves with lathis or sticks.

Holi 2018: Stunning photos of how India celebrated the festival of colours

March 03, 2018 3:25 pm

Holi revolves around smearing colours on each others’ faces, splashing people with coloured water, heartily indulging in sweet delicacies and making merry. Here are some photos of Holi celebrations from across India, Nepal and Pakistan.

Holi 2018: Rabindra Bharati University students usher in the festival with colour

March 02, 2018 8:57 am

Holi, a festival of colours, is celebrated every year with much fervour and gusto. In schools and colleges, students celebrate this day by smearing colours on each other, drinking thandai and dancing to songs. A similar picture was noticed in the Rabindra Bharati University campus, Kolkata, days ahead of Holi, which falls on March 2.

30+ easy and amazing rangoli designs for today

March 01, 2018 7:20 pm

Rangolis are made in homes across India and they add a pop of colour to all festivals, be it Holi or Diwali. Here are 30 rangoli designs to inspire you to get creative this festive season. Take a look.

Top Frames: Brussels suicide attacks; Vrindavan widows celebrate Holi

April 03, 2016 3:42 pm

Injured people are seen at the scene of explosions at Zaventem airport near Brussels; Widows daubed in colours dance as they take part in the Holi celebrations organised at a temple at Vrindavan in Uttar Pradesh.

Abhishek, Aishwarya, Priyanka, Arjun, Varun celebrate Holi

March 25, 2016 12:37 pm

Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Priyanka Chopra, Arjun Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Sangeeta Bijlani celebrated Holi with their family and friends/ All the celebs were smeared in colours, danced to the beats of desi dhol, enjoyed delicious sweets.

Pakistan smeared in the colours of Holi

March 25, 2016 10:45 am

Holi marks the beginning of spring and the triumph of good over evil.

Here is how Sanjay Dutt's kids, Govinda's family and Esha Deol celebrated Holi

March 25, 2016 10:41 am

Sanjay Dutt's twins Shahraan and Iqra played Holi with each other, meanwhile, Govinda celebrated the festival of colours with his wife Sunita Ahuja, daughter Tina and son Yashvardhan. They were also joined by Esha Deol and her husband Bharat Takhtani. Here is a look at their Holi pictures.

Holi hai! Across party lines, politicians celebrate festival of colours

March 24, 2016 6:45 pm

See how leaders and politicians across India celebrated Holi.

HOLI VIDEOS

Celebrity Chef Ranveer Brar Meets Up for Sweet-Tooth Conversations

February 05, 2019 5:25 pm

Chef Ranveer Brar takes you through his journey of discovering the Thandai Badam, Kesar Pista Badam and Rose Badam flavors, why these flavors are so relatable to Indians and what emotions/ memories do they evoke.