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

Published On: March 24, 2019

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 ”...

Holi In Kumaon and Garhwal By Editorial Team

Published On: March 14, 2019

By Priyanjali Bhalla

The chilly mountain air carried the classical melody of Raga Yaman sung by the temple Holiyar far across the mountains. It had been a few hours since the sun had set. The dinner had been served some time ago. But this...