In Africa, where ever the Indians live, they celebrate Holi with all its festivities. Same as that, Indians living in South Africa take immense pleasure in celebrating Holi. Let’s know about it in detail.
Holi 2020 in South Africa:
The eastern region of South Africa is full of Indian people. They account for almost one million. So most of the celebrations of Holi take place in these regions. Most of them are from Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, and Uttar Pradesh, so the regional color of Holi is also evident in the celebrations of South Africa.
People light a bonfire in the evening before Holi. Is signifies to be the celebration of good over evil. So people sing and dance around the fire to celebrate the occasion.
Holi of colors:
On the day of Holi celebrations, people gather in their homes to play Holi together. They throw dry color powder and also watercolors on each other. Children and youngsters feel much excited about the event.
Evening after Holi in South Africa:
After playing with colors, people dress up again. They go to visit their friends and family members. There they exchange gifts and sweets. They also eat food specially made for the occasion together.
If you are in South Africa, find the Indian community. If you want to celebrate your Holi 2020 here. Make your festival colorful with all the like-minded people.