Holi (also called Holaka or Phagwa) is an annual festival celebrated on the day after the full moon in the Hindu month of Phalguna (early March). It celebrates spring, commemorates various events in Hindu mythology and is time of disregarding social norms and indulging in general merrymaking. This year holi was celebrated on March 1st, monday. This is possibly the least religious festival of the Hindu holidays.
Holi is popularly known as festival of colors, and is the festival of young hearts. Spraying colors, dancing on traditional Holi songs, rhythmic drum beats and wild processions are the common scenes that one comes across during this festival.
Do look few amazing pictures of Holi celebrations.