Holi the festival of colours
by Indranil Ray on Wednesday, 7 March 2012 at 21:45 ·
Holi is also associated with the Puranic story of Holika, the sister of demon-king Hiranyakashipu. He punished his son, Prahlad in a variety of ways to criticize Lord Narayana. He failed. Then he asked his sister Holika to take Prahlad in her lap and enter into fire.
Holika who was immune to burning because of the boon given to her by Lord Shiva. Holika did her brother's request. However, Holika's boon broken by this act of supreme sin against the Lord's devotee and was burnt to ashes. But Prahlad came out uninjured.
Holi' comes from the word 'hola', meaning to offer oblation or prayer to the Almighty as Thanksgiving for good harvest.
Holi is celebrated every year to remind people that those who love God shall be saved and they who torture the devotee of God shall be reduced to ashes .
They may be the first one to start playing Holi and call everyone .They may not miss the chance to form and lead group of friends.
They may start the Holi a little late. However, they would love to play Holi with everyone very elegantly with tradition of different colours. They may have more opposite-sex friends.
They may have more than single plan for the day. They would love to use special colours and their choice of colours would also be noticeable.
They would love to invite everybody at residence and may have all preparations done well in forward. They themselves do love to play Holi .They would be the best host for the day with tasty food .
May have more than one invitation for the day.May take decision after weighing all the pros and corns of joining in a group. They will not like to play Holi for the full day,better one may find them in Cinema watching some film .
They may have absolutely planned and public relation activity. They will not use very unkind colours and would make sure that these colours do not irritate their skin.
Librans may need to find correct company to play Holi though they get along well with any group. They may have spotted fun on this day.
One may need to drag them . After inspection people playing Holi, they can't oppose. It may actually depend a lot on their feel. They would love to sit in a companionship of their beloved as an alternative of playing Holi .
Sagittarians may love to rejoice Holi with a variety of colours and people from a variety of cultural environment.
They may play Holi for a while as they do not akin to be messy for a long time.It might be a component of public relation doings though they do have large heart to treat everyone very pleasantly.
May have many associates . They may enjoy Holi with best available colours,may take a trip to enjoy Holi.
They would certainly take bathe in water filled with different colours on this day, they have a lot to offer and choose to keep very little for themselves. They can be very cute host with lot of care .
By Indranil Ray Msc [IT],MCA, MA[Astrology] Jyotish Bharati[Gold Medalist] Jyoti Shastri.