Happy Holi !

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On Saturday, the Indian religious festival of ‘Holi’ was celebrated in Kuala Lumpur. The original ancient name is “Holika” but nowadays it can be called the spring or color festival and it is celebrated on the day of the full moon in Phalgun Purnim, which is usually late February or early March. The original and right date in 2015 was 06.03 but many south asian countries celebrate it too choosing different dates. Funny things is that this year KL celebrated the spring festival exactly on the first day of spring in Poland, so I couldn’t miss it!

There is a lot of stories and legends about Holi depending on the region and beliefs. I like especially one about Krishna and his beloved Radha.

Krishna was known as a rebellious and playful young child, having very dark skin and was jealous of the fair complexion of Radha. He found it very…

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