LiveGanga Mela at the color of Kanpuriya Holi:Bhainsa has come out on the stall; Sing ‘Holi Khele Raghubira’; 5 km long to rain on the procession.
The historic Ganga fair has started in
Kanpur. DM Visakh G. Inaugurated the Rangotsav by hoisting the flag. Now Huriyare is on the streets in the form of Julus within a radius of about 5 and a half km. People are doing Gulal-Abir and water showers from the roofs. This tradition has been celebrated with great pomp on Anuradha Nakshatra for the last 82 years in Kanpur. PAC band is playing patriotic tune.
Understand the route of the procession too …
Holi Ganga Mela, buffalo carts, tractor trolleys, tempo and camel riding on a camel and showering Hurriyar colors Are left. Hurriyare is raining color from high pressure pitchers. These people are going to return to Hatia via Hatia, Gayaprasad Lane, Moolganj, Shivala, Ramnarayan Bazar Square, Kamla Tower, Chatai Mohal, Sirki Mohal, Birhana Road, Nayaganj, Janarganj. Started, its story also tells …
Gyanendra Vishnoi organizer living in Hatia is part of the Mela Organizing Committee. He said that while playing Holi in 1942, the British refused the Hurriyas. Despite this, people played Holi. In protest, the British revolutionary self. About 47 people including Gulab Chandra Seth, Budhulal Mehrotra, Naveen Sharma, Vishwanath Tandon, Hameed Khan, Giridhar Sharma were arrested and put in jail. Unitedly came down against the British government and performed in Hatia with the color of Holi for 5 days. Workers, litterateurs, businessmen and general public launched a movement against the British rule. At the same time, markets in Kanpur city and surrounding rural areas were also closed in support of them.
The stove stopped burning in more than a hundred houses of that locality in the stove. The women and small children of the locality sat on a dharna in the same park. The people of the entire city did not take color from their face, like this, people kept roaming. The people of the city would collect in Hatia Bazaar throughout the day and people would go back to their homes only after 5 o’clock. The heat of this movement reached Delhi in two days. After which Pandit Nehru and Gandhiji supported their movement.
After being released from jail, the movement ended and told that after the 5th day of Holi, Anuradha Nakshatra left all 47 people from jail on the day of Anuradha Nakshatra on the 5th day of Holi. was given. After this, there was a festive atmosphere in the whole of Kanpur. Everyone played Holi fiercely. A cart of colors was taken out in the buffalo car. The color of colors via the markets ended at the Sarsaiya Ghat on the banks of the Ganges. On that day, people kept meeting each other by celebrating happiness till night. Since then, this festival was named Ganga Mela. Since then, this festival is celebrated with pomp.