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What is meant by Ranga Panchami ?

Tags: panchami, ranga panchami
Asked by sudhakar kuruvada, 27 Mar '13 05:23 pm
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People of Maharashtra commonly know this festival of colours by the name of Rangpanchami as the play of colours is reserved for the fifth day here. Locals of Maharashtra also know Holi as Shimga or Shimgo.

The festival is particularly popular amongst fisher folk. They celebrate it in on a large scale and revel in the festivities by singing, dancing and merry-making. This special dance provide them means to release all their repressed feelings, needs and desires. People also utter sound through their mouths in a peculiar fashion by striking their mouths with the back of their hands.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 27 Mar '13 05:29 pm

 
  
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People of Maharashtra commonly know this festival of colours by the name of Rangpanchami as the play of colours is reserved for the fifth day here. Locals of Maharashtra also know Holi as Shimga or Shimgo.
Answered by shailendra, 28 Mar '13 08:01 am

 
  
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People of Maharashtra commonly know this festival of colours by the name of Rangpanchami as the play of colours is reserved for the fifth day here. Locals of Maharashtra also know Holi as Shimga or Shimgo.

The festival is particularly popular amongst fisher folk. They celebrate it in on a large scale and revel in the festivities by singing, dancing and merry-making. This special dance provide them means to release all their repressed feelings, needs and desires. People also utter sound through their mouths in a peculiar fashion by striking their mouths with the back of their hands.
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 27 Mar '13 09:27 pm

 
  
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People of Maharashtra commonly know this festival of colours by the name of Rangpanchami as the play of colours is reserved for the fifth day here. Locals of Maharashtra also know Holi as Shimga or Shimgo.
Answered by anil garg, 27 Mar '13 07:20 pm

 
  
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From the fifth day from the HOLIKOTSAV DAY, many people in western part of India especially rom Maharashtra play Ranga Panchami (it comes on Panchami, that is why the name). Normally, DHULWAD is played immediately after HOLI day and Ranga Panchami is played on the 5th day.
Answered by Manoj Joshi, 27 Mar '13 05:40 pm

 
  
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Festival of Rang Panchami observed on fifth day of Holi festival the Chaitra Krishna paksha in the month of Falgun according to the Hindu Calendar of India. It is the festival of Maharashtra which is most popular in the rural areas of state. Farming communities of this state celebrated this festival of Rang Panchami as a day of joys and they give it importance as a welcoming of spring season.............
Rang Panchami is one of the most celebrated festivals of this state of Maharashtra & MPand has a great significant for people belongs to rural and agriculture parts of this state so they often celebrate this with a great moment of joys.................
Answered by pradeep mishra, 27 Mar '13 05:28 pm

 
  
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5th day from Holi, Panchmi is called Ranga Panchmi. On this day too people play with colors especially in Maharashtra & Madhya Pradesh.
Answered by Gypsy, 27 Mar '13 05:26 pm

 
  
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