In Your Face! Festival of Colors


Festival of Colours in Its True Spirit..

by Ramesh Sood

I picked some sunshine
Plucked a little of Moonbeam
I added a few drops
Of shining morning dew
And a beautiful colour
Grew on my palm
Which I sprinkled oncolors-holi
Her smiling face
And lo! I often find her face
Glowing like Moon
On some occasions
Sun reflects itselfimages-1
and then there are moments
When it’s as pious and calm
Like early morning mood
All because just once
I chose to enjoy
The festival of colours
In it’s true spirit..
And now on each Holi
We celebrate there
In those lovely moments..

safe_image.phpThe Holi festival commemorates the victory of good over evil, brought about by the burning and destruction of the demoness named Holika.
Holi got its name as the “Festival of Colors” from Lord Krishna who liked to play pranks on the village girls by drenching them in water and colors.

The festival marks the end of winter and the abundance of the upcoming spring harvest season.



3 comments on “In Your Face! Festival of Colors

  1. Thanks Judy..No I hadn’t seen…and you know by my sheer badluck this post inadvertantly got deleted..I am happy it gets preserved at a place which it can be really proud of…

    You are a kind soul..



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