If you want to feel and enjoy all the colors of Holi together, Goa is the best place to visit this Holi 2020. There would be a blend of traditional and modern Holi. Let’s know about it in detail.
Holi 2020 in Goa:
Goa is a coastal state of India over the Arabian Sea. People of Goa are always energetic and ready to celebrate the festival. It is a favorite tourist destination in India. So foreigners and locals celebrate Holi alike. Most of the population is Christian here, but still, Holi is a famous festival. It is known as Shigmo or Shimgo here.
The bonfire ceremony:
People light a bonfire with wood and leaves. People sing and dance around to celebrate the victory of good over evil.
Celebration of colors:
People start playing with colors from the morning till afternoon on the day of Holi. Children love to play with water guns and Pichkaris. While older people use organic dry colors, Gulal, Smoke Bombs, and everything possible. Because it is Goa and people love celebrations.
It is a parade on the day of Holi on which people come out on roads. There are performances of cultural dramas, which is the highlight of this march. In the evening, people take massive sculptures into the procession. Many prizes are awarded to the best sculptures.
The grand feast:
People of Goa arrange a magnificent meal in the evening or the night after Holi. This way, all friends and family members come together, meet, greet, and celebrate together. The favorite food for the feast is Bhang, Thandai, friend snacks, sweet dishes, soft drinks, and much more.
On the night after the Holi ends, Goa hosts many musical parties. It includes performances by DJs and musical bands. Local people and foreigners love to attend these parties alike. They dance, loose control, and make sure that any enjoyment is not left behind.
So if you are planning to visit Goa, plan your journey on Holi 2020. So that you can enjoy it with full colors and energies.