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Phagwah 2018 in Guyana – Holi Festival in Guyana in Caribbean



Phagwah is the famous Holi Festival in Guyana. In 2018, Phagwah will be observed on March 1 and March 2 in Guyana in Caribbean. The Phagwah celebrations in Guyana are observed mainly under the guidance of Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha. Numerous activities are organized during the period.



Rama Krishna Dharmic Sabha Mandir in Barr Street Kitty, Georgetown, hosts annual evening of Holi melodies – Holi Sangam (a week earlier)

Annual Phagwah Mela and Bazaar is held a week earlier before the Phagwah day.

Chowtaal Samelan, an initiative of the Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha, is also being held in the Sabha’s Praants countrywide. Chowtaal gols or groups from Mandirs in each region will converge at the various venues to share in spirited singing reflective of the festival. There will also be beautiful Phagwah melodies and pulsating tassa drumming. 

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