Holi of Kumaon and Its Role in Indian Independence By Editorial Team

By Nitin Chandola

Gatherings like Holi in Kumaon played an important role in boosting the Independence movement among the natives of Kumaon and Garhwal. Imprints of Holi in Kumaon is found since Chandravansh and Katyurvansh, the phrases like ‘तुम राजा प्रद्युमन  शाह, मेरी करो प्रतिपाल, लाल होली खेल रहे हैं ”...


Kumaoni Holi & its Forms By Editorial Team

By Kushagra Mittal

Holi, the festival of colours, falls on the last day of the last month of the Hindi calendar. The month – ‘Phalgun’ is celebrated as the onset of the Spring season in North India. Holi is celebrated in different forms across India. Mathura’s Latthmaar Holi,...