Holi Festival in New York City :

Holi is a very colorful and joyous festival of India and people celebrate this festival with full enthusiasm. Holi is known by various different names in different parts of the country. But holi has no boundaries and is celebrated all over the world.

There are so many Indians are residing in New York these days and they always celebrate holi festival with full excitement every year in the New York City. They follow all the traditions of holi and also play colors with each other on

Holika and Prahlad

Holika and Prahlad

this day. Because of their passion of following Indian tradition, children also come close to Indian culture and always give respect to their elders.

In New York, people follow all holi traditions like burning of bonfire, playing of colors and singing the holi songs. Indian community organize a holi get together where all Indians meet and enjoy the festival.

They play colors with each other, sing holi songs and dance together. On this day, people get chance of making new friends and knowing new people. So, it is a great way to get people closer and to generate love in relationships. It is said that, enemies also become friends on this day.

In the evening, people go to the homes of their friends and relatives and exchange sweets and gifts with them. Young people also take blessings of older ones. So, in this way, holi is celebrated with lot of fun in New York City.

So, if you are planning to visit this city then the best time will be the holi time. It will be a great fun to celebrate holi with the Indians settled in New York.

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