Holi, the festival of colours, is the largest festival celebrated during Phalgun month or Falgun mahina in Mathura Vrindavan. This festival celebration lasts for 40 days. Holi 2018 date is March 1.
Holi festivities start on Basant Panchami (24 January 2018) which marks the onset of Vasant rithu (Spring season).
Lathmar Holi 2018 date in Vrindavan is February 26.
It is believed that Lord Krishna used to play Vasantotsav with gopis during these days in Madhura, Uttar Pradesh. The 40-day festival attracts a large number of tourists of India and foreign countries as well. Holi Purnima is also known as Madan Purnima or Vasant Purnima or Holika Poornima or Dol Poornima.