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Holi is the main festival of

Hindus
Muslims
Buddhist
Christians

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Holi is also known as

Festival of lights
Festival of colors
Festival of sweets
Festival of crackers

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By which name Holi is known as in Orissa ?

Dhoajun
Dhilhatta
Dolijatta
Dolajata

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The day when people throw scented powder and perfume at each other is known as

Dhulendi
Holi
Holika
Dahan

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It is known as Dhuli in Sanskrit

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In South India, Holika Dahan is known as

Dhulheti Phagun
Kama Dahanam
Jun Megao
Simrot Julai

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The earliest textual reference to the celebration of Holi is found in

7th century
8th century
9th century
10th century

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The earliest textual reference to the celebration of Holi is found in the 7th century Sanskrit drama, Ratnavali

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In Holi, the bonfires are lit at night to signify the burning of

Amba
Dhilhatta
Holika
Parchandi

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In the past, people used to make Holi colours from flowers. Which flower was used ?

Rose
Lotus
Bougainvillea
Flame of the forest

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Holi colours were prepared at home, using the flowers from the tree called palash or flame of the forest. The flaming red flowers were dried in the sun, ground into a fine powder and then mixed in water to give the colour of the setting sun. 

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Prahalad, who escaped fire in which holika burnt , was the devotte of which God ?

Shiva
Brahma
Vishnu
Kama

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In Holika Dahan, the bonfires are lit in memory of the miraculous escape that young

Holika
Hirnakashyapu
Narsingh
Prahlad

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