Kumaon’s Traditional Musical Holi

Kumaoni Holi is the historical and cultural celebration of the Hindu festival of Holi in the region of Kumaon, Uttarakhand, India. Celebrated as one of the most important festivals for the Kumaoni people, it signifies the end of the winter season and start of the new sowing season, which holds great importance for this agricultural community of the North Indian Himalayas.

Scripted by author Jaskiran Chopra, read and produced by Sharmila Goswami.