Festivals around the world are proof of human celebration of existence. We dance, laugh and celebrate. Each and every festival is vivid, colorful, filled with emotion and joy. In a way, by experiencing them we can improve our life and cultural morality. Festivals are such one thing to experience.
Down the list are some amazing festivals around the world, that is worth experience once in your lifetime.
What Festivals do you like?
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1. Holi (Festival of Colours) — India
Holi is a festival of color celebrated all over India. The celebration includes colorful dyes and waters. It starts with bonfire the day before actual celebration.
2. La Tomatina — Buñol, Spain
It all started in 1945 as for fun. Back there, local people used to throw fruit and vegetables during parade. Since then it is celebrated as a festival. Now more than 150,000 tomatoes were used in a single festival.
3. Lantern Festivals — Asia
Lantern festival falls on the 15th day of the first lunar month. Started in 206 BC – 220 AD during the Han Dynasty, Buddhism landed China. Yuanxiao is the traditional dish of the occasion.
4. Carnival (Carnevale) — Venice, Italy
It is said that the Carnival of Venice was all started in the year 1162. Masks is the main feature of the Venetian carnival. Under the rule of the King of Austria, the festival was outlawed entirely in 1797. Carnival returned to operate in 1979 when Italian government decided to bring it back. Its worth visiting such a festival celebrated in grand scale.
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