With that angle of belief, Holi is celebrated all over India in the time of full-moon falls in the month of Phagun or Phalgun (mid of March).
In Assam the Festival of Colours, Holi is called as Fakua or Doul Utsav or Doul Yatra. The common belief is that the celebration of this festival in Assam was initiated by Mahapurush Srimanta Sankardeva after returning from pilgrimage, adding new dimension to ‘Bhakti’ movement.
Holi is celebrated in ONGC, Nazira with high spirits
|Colours of Holi. Photo: Mayur Kumar Gogoi|