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Holi in Jaipur

Holi celebrations in Jaipur is legendary and famous. People love to celebrate the festival of colours with full fervour and zest in Jaipur. The atmosphere starts to build up a day prior, with the burning of Holika in the evening. People return to their home town and villages to celebrate the festival with friends and relatives. Holi celebrations by the royal family in Jaipur was legendary. Even now the erstwhile royal family celebrates Holi in Jaipur City Palace and tourists are invited to join in.

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Colours, the symbol of festival HOLI

 

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Various shades and colour of Gulaal!  

Friends and family get together to colour each other using colour, Abeer, and Gulaal. Colours are prepared using natural substances like flowers, leaves etc. Gulaal has been used traditionally to play Holi. The ancient preparation method involved using organic and herbal ingredients which do not harm the skin.

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Let me colour you!

Here are some more pictures of Holi celebrations in Jaipur.

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The process of colouring!  

 

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Colours Everywhere! Holi Celebrations in Jaipur

 

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The ingredients of the successful colouring process. 

 

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Colours and People! 
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Love and colours! The art of colouring each other. 

 

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Colours add to Life!! 

 

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The fun elements of the Holi festival

 

 

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water gun, an essential ingredient of Holi festival

 

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The proof of playing Holi! 

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Jaipur is a great place to capture photos of Holi celebrations in India. It’s not as famous as the celebrations of the Braj region. It has its own charm with people celebrating this festival of color with friends and family.

Pictures of Holi in Jaipur

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