Holi - the festival of color


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Holi - the festival of color is celebrated with joy, excitement and fun. Holi is celebrated at the end of the winter season.Following are tips for Skin Care on Holi, Safety of Women, Eco Friendly Holi and articles on Celebrating Holi Festival.

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Holi - the festival of color

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  2. 2. HOLI FESTIVAL OF COLORSWish You A Happy & Prosperous Holi www.commonfloor.com
  3. 3. Holi Festival of India• Holi is celebrated at the end of the winter season.• Holika Dahan is being celebrated on the eve of Holi.• The demon King Hiranyakashyap asked his sister Holika to enter a blazing fire with Prahlad in her lap.• Prahlad was saved by lord himself for his extreme devotion and evil minded Holika was burnt to ashes.• Holi - the festival of color is celebrated with joy, excitement and fun.• People celebrate Holi by smearing colored powder• Throwing water mixed with color, throwing water balloon and pichkaris like water gun, giant syringes or squirt guns. www.commonfloor.com
  4. 4. • Tipsthat can cover maximum part of the body. Wear clothes for Skin Care on Holi• While playing with colors, ensure that your eyes are protected all the times.• Use dental caps to prevent the teeth from getting stained with colored dyes that do not go off.• For removing color from the skin, a mild moisturizer soap with lukewarm water works best.• To lighten the color on your skin, rubbing lemon wedges followed by a mixture of wheat flour and oil is a good option.• Apply moisturizer/oil on the parts of your body that are bound to be exposed, like your hands and face.• Use Vaseline on your lips and nails as well. Women can even opt for nail enamel.• Apply castor/olive/coconut/almond oil to your hair.• Shut your eyes and mouth when people hurl or smear colors on your face. www.commonfloor.com
  5. 5. Safety of Women• Try to save yourself off from all possible attacks on the eyes, face and hair.• People take advantage of women on the pretext of coloring them. Be with a group that doesn’t take advantage of you.• Play Holi only with a group of close friends and relatives as against strangers.• Leave a bit early so that you can beat the crowd rushing to leave the venue after the concert.• Do not drive if you are high on alcohol or bhang.• Avoid over indulgence in bhang, drinks or food so that you don’t repent later. www.commonfloor.com
  6. 6. Eco Friendly Holi• Say NO to Artificial Colors.• The burning of fuel wood in order to perform the Holi Bonfire or “Holika Dahan” would be ideal if people burning their waste wood material instead of useful fuel wooden logs.• Celebrating an Eco-Friendly Holi not only saves Nature but also saves you from Harmful Effects of Chemical Colors.• People throw plastic bags and balloons filled with colored water on Holi. The remains of these plastics create environmental pollution.• Use of natural colors is the best way to save water as they do not require much water to remove the color.• Taking frequent bath is waste of water and washing the face again and again, will ruin your skin. Take a bath much later after the entire Holi celebration is over.• To save water on Holi, we should use a limited amount of water on Holi. www.commonfloor.com
  7. 7. Recommended ArticlesArticles on Celebrating Holi Festival • Celebrate Holi in an Eco friendly way • Guidelines For A Safe Holi • Save Water On This Holi Festival • Holi – The festival of Colors and Colorful Neighbors HOLI QUIZ • Take this Holi Quiz and have fun www.commonfloor.com
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