And here it comes the month of colours and celebration for all. A bit of few fests are in this month but it does makes the reason of celebration for all community and culture. This 2018 march is starting with the carnival of colours spreading colours all over in India and ending with the festivity of birthday of Lord Mahavir. Followed by Hazrat Ali’s birthday and Good Friday on the same day. Later on, in 3rd week, a day of patriotism i.e. Saheeddiwas will make India remind of her great soldiers. Following Holidays and festivals are listed in March 2018.
03 March Month Calendar 2018
March 01, 2018 (Thursday) –
HolikaDahan. The winning of Good over evil is motto of this fest. The power of prayer of Lord prahlaad saved him from the fire while the holika burned despite having the power to conquer death by fire.
March 02, 2018 (Friday) –
Holi (Festival of colours). To express the success of good over sin, people play with dry colours, water, etc. Here people do visit friends and family and organise get together to make it more festive.
March 18, 2018 (Sunday) –
GudiPadwa. One of the biggest and important festival in Maharastra.
March 25, 2018 (Sunday) –
Ram Navmi. Celebration of Birth anniversary of Lord Rama.
March 23, 2018 (Friday) –
Saheed Divas. To celebrate the patriotism and sacrifice of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru&Sukhdev, India celebrate this day with great respect.
March 29, 2018 (Thursday) –
Mahavir Jayanti. A big day of Jainism. The jain’s celebrate this day by gathering in temple and by organising fete on this day.
March 30, 2018 (Friday) –
Hazrat Ali’s Birthday. A big day of Muslim calendar. A big gathering in mosque followed by greeting each other with gifts, sweets, visiting friends and family and organising fete at home.
Good Friday. Also known as Holy Friday. Its a Christian festival.