Holi is not only the festival of colour, this is the festival of happiness, joy and enthusiasm. In India, holi is a famous festival and its main attraction is colour. Colours are spread out by the people over each other. This festival falls in the month of Fagun indicating the beginning of the spring season .
Holi is celebrated by splashing up colours on friends & family. For Hindus this festival is the most happiest festival among all. As the festival falls in the spring season , the beauty of nature makes this festival more auspicious and colourful. This festival is also considered as the festival of love and compassion.
Holi is the festival which is celebrated with happiness and Joy . On this day people forget all their anxieties and distinctions . Everybody stay in a great jolly mood and mix with all freely. The colour brings all the people together and brings the feeling of love and closeness. That’s why this is also known as the festival of love.
Other than colour another attractions of Holi are Thandai , Gujjiya , matri with various traditional sweets and namkeens. Usually Thandai is the coolant drink served during playing with Colours, it prevents people to be exhausted. Thandai is a refreshing , healthful drink which gives more energy to people when they feel tired throwing colour on each other. A glass of thandai gives instant energy and sets the mood for playing.
Except Thandai drink many dishes can be prepared using Thandai spice mix. Thandai spice mix aka thandai masala is loaded with flavors and has a property to refresh the mind. If you have thandai masala with you then you can make various dishes like thandai cupcakes, thandai cheesecake , thandai phirni and of course thandai cookies too. Let’s make cookies today.