The festival of Holi bring happiness, enthusiasm and rapture on one hand and the problem of
taking off colors on the other. In the morning when we start playing Holi, we don’t think,
that the color applied on our skin will even go off or not.
Holika dehan will be done during the Phalgun Purnima 12 March during Pradosh. on 12 March Phalgun Purnima is Uday Vyapini. On 12 March Bhadra Tail will remain from 04:21 to 05:33 and Bhadra Head will remain from 05:33 till 07:30 therefore time slot of 18:27 to 20:25 is considered favorable for holika dehan. Therefore 12 March is good for holika dehan.
There are many stories linked to Holika Dahan. Out of which, some famous
stories are as follows. Stories may be mythological, religious or social,
but all have some or the other lessons in them. So, lessons given in
natural story form should be put up in our lives.