Holi Festival Mauritius

Holi in Mauritius – The History and Significance

Read full article on Island Crisis: Holi in Mauritius – The History and Significance. Preview: Read full article on Island Crisis: Holi in Mauritius – The History and Significance. Preview: Holi, the Festival of Colours, will be celebrated in Mauritius, this 8th March 2012. It is celebrated in the Phalgun Poornima and commemorates the triumph of ‘good’ over ‘bad’. It is a festival which bridges social gaps and renews sweet relationships. History of Holi Festival The most prominent of all legends is that one associated with the demon King Hiranyakashyap and Prahlad. Hiranyakashyap was a devilish and powerful king, who ...

04 Mar 2012, Island Crisis