Happy Post Challenge : Festival of colors (Happy Holi)

Holi-Celebration by western countries foreigners
Happy Holi

Happy Holi

Today we are celebrating the festival of holi in India. Holi is one of the most popular festival in India and is celebrated in every part of the country. The popularity of Holi has even reached the western countries and in many of these countries it has become an annual affair. There are many tourists who visit India just to enjoy this festival.

Holi-Celebration by western countries foreigners

Holi Celebration among western people – from wikimedia commons

The festival is Holi is celebrated with colors, people put different types of colors on each other. Both dry and wet colors are used. Though Dry colors which are locally known as “abir” are more popular as it is easy to carry and apply and many people don’t like being wet as it becomes a constraint.

Shop selling colours for Holi Abir color Delhi

Shop selling color in Delhi – from Wikipedia

Most people cook delicious sweets in their house in this day, “Gujias” are the most common food item that is prepared on this day. People also go and distribute sweets to their family and friends.The most popular thing nowadays in Holi has been the use of Natural colors. People use colors made from flowers and plants which are totally herbal like they use rose petals for making the red color.

Red flower in the garden

Red flower in the garden

I’m wishing a very HAPPY HOLI to all my friends,fellow bloggers and the readers of this blog.

So, this week’s theme for Happy Post Challenge is Festival of colors. Post as colorful and vibrant post as you can and spread as much love and happiness around as possible. You can interpret the challenge as you want, show people the colors in your life or the colors in nature.

These are famous bollywood songs for the occasion of holi, hope you will like it

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Happy Post Challenge

Happy Post Challenge

HOW IT WORKS :

1. Every week I will give a theme for the “Happy Post Challenge”. You have to create a new post related to that theme.You can post pictures, write poems, write your experiences or express yourself in whatever way you can.  You have the creative freedom to interpret and represent it in your way.

2. To make it easy for others to find your posts and reach your blog, title your blog post “Happy Post Challenge” and tag it “Happy Post“. Provide a link (Pingback) to the original post so that other people can easily connect with you and find other happy posts.

3. You should post your entries any time before the next Sunday when the theme for the next week will be announced.Remember to follow ProcessingTheLife.com so that you don’t miss out on the Happy Post Challenge announcements. :) :D

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