People celebrate â€˜Chhari wali Holiâ€™ with great zest in Gokul
Pre-Holi celebrations have been started in Uttar Pradeshâ€™s Mathura. Huge numbers of people have celebrated a â€˜Phoolon wali Holiâ€™ (Holi with flowers) in Braj. People also celebrated â€˜Chhari wali Holiâ€™ where women playfully beat men by sticks.
Mathura and adjoining regions start Holi celebrations weeks before the colour festival. Devotees embark musical procession starting from the temples to the river banks in Mathura.
Updated : 18 March 2019, 04:03 PM