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Holi is the main festival of

Hindus
Muslims
Buddhist
Christians

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In which place the famous "Lath maar holi" is played ?

Gokul
Mathura
Barsana
Vrindavan

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Holi played at Barsana is unique in the sense that women go on the offensive and use long staves called lathis to beat men folk who protect themselves with shields.

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By which name Holi is known as in Orissa ?

Dhoajun
Dhilhatta
Dolijatta
Dolajata

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In South India, Holika Dahan is known as

Dhulheti Phagun
Kama Dahanam
Jun Megao
Simrot Julai

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In which hindu month, Holi is celebrated ?

Chait
Baisakh
Phalguna
Kartik

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Holi is celebrated at the end of the winter season on the last full moon day of the lunar month Phalguna (February/March), (Phalgun Purnima), which usually falls in the later part of February or March.

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Holi celebrates the beginning of the new season called ?

Winter
Summer
Rain
Spring

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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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Sikhs celebrate holi by showing their phycal strengh and power in

Bihalu Hola
Hola Mohalla
Bijana Bihalu
Jaysum

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In Bengal, Holi is known as

Bogolado
Basantotsav
Jostava
Dol Jatra

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In Bengal, Holi is known by the name of 'Dol Jatra', 'Dol Purnima' or the 'Swing Festival'. The festival is celebrated in a dignified manner by placing the idols of Krishna and Radha on a picturesquely decorated palanquin which is then taken round the main streets of the city. The devotees take turns to swing them while women dance around the swing and sing devotional songs. All this while men keep spraying coloured water and colour powder, 'abeer' at them

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