Over 500 people joined the holi celebration at Gujarat Hindu Society on Wednesday 20thMarch 2019. Graham Liver from Radio Lancashire who was present to join in the celebration.Young and old gathered round the bonfire. After the religious ceremony the bonfire was set a light by the president Dashrathbhai Nayee.
All the women present performed a spiritual ceremony and once the bonfire was properly lit coconuts were thrown in and allowed to bake. Young and old had brought colours to put on each other. The atmosphere was one of happiness. People stayed on till late and were also able to participate in a service in the temple.