THIS YR LETS CELEBRATE HOLI THE WAY IT IS SUPPOSED TO BE DONE
DURATION: 2 DAYS
COST:the cost will be split equally on actuals, shd b around 2500 inr
MODE OF TRANSPORTATION: Own Cars, we will split the cost of gas
in a dharmshala @ barsana.750 PER NIGHT FOR 5 PPL. pretty basic rooms WITH NO ATTACHED BATHROOMS
why stay in barsana?
barsana is sealed on the eve of lathmar holi. so dont wanna take the risk of stranded.
sleeping bags (just in case)
Mosquito repellent cream
MARCH 20 th
leave delhi @ 10 am on 20 mar , reach barsana @ 2:00 pm check in a dharmshala @ barsana
witness ladoomar holi (yess!! ladoos :P) 4pm to 8 pm,
March 21 st
lazy morning. chk out the village in the first half, Participate in (yupp, we r not going all d way to the place just to watch) lath maar holi from 3 to 6 and leave for delhi.
for the uninitiated:
LATH MAAR HOLI @ BARSANA
Lathamar Holi takes place well before the actual Holi celebration and is observed in Barsana Village in Mathura in Uttar Pradesh. Lathmar Holi 2013 date is March 21 and March 22.The famous stick fight between men from Nandgaon and women of Barsana take place on the day. The aim of the men from Nandgaon is to install a flag on the temple of Radha at Barsana and claim victory. Women of Barsana face them with bamboo sticks.
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