Holi -Traditional Gifts


Holi is a festival of fun, love, romance and brotherhood. To make it more colorful and full of excitement people gift their friends, relatives and loved ones to show their love and concern. Everyone have their own creative and unique ideas of gifting. People plan in advance for the celebration of the festival and prepare many home made sweets and snacks. Today things have changed, before any festival arrives we can see the festive effects in the atmosphere well in advance, the shops offer various kinds of gifts and gifting ideas. The sweet shops have variety of sweets boxes decorated in a form of colorful gift hampers. Front of the shops an extra new counters are laid selling colors, water syringes, Guns, balloons etc.

In the Indian traditional festivals gifts plays an important. On this day people wear white clothes so as to enjoy the colors thrown on them. One can think of gifting crisp white salwar suits, sarees for ladies and kurtha paijamas or shirts for gents. There are many good brands that have the choices of good white cotton cloths in self design, chikan worked, acoba etc. one can choose them as per their budget and choice. The other kind of gifts can be distributing dry fruits in small gift boxes. To cut down the budget you can pack them by yourself in a creative manner. You also get some good colorful sweet boxes from the market and filling them with homemade sweets. Even chocolates can also be the best option to gift. Receiving guests with colors and fresh flowers is also a good idea. Flowers have always been best way to express the love and gratitude.

This festival brings lot of joy to the children. There are many things available in the market for children to celebrate Holi. For kids one can buy colors, water syringes, water guns, pichkaries, sprinklers, colorful hats and balloons. Kids get very excited when they receive such kind of gifts. Many companies gift their employees with household decorative items and kitchen gadgets. People staying far away from the family, one can send them beautiful greeting cards along with sweets and gifts of their choice well in advance. The tradition of gifting is to make your loved ones feel special. Whatever you may give is not important but the smile and happiness on the faces while receiving gifts is a biggest thing to treasure.