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VASANT PANCHAMI "Celebration of yellow colour"
In the month of February, People celebrate Vasant Panchami. For many Hindus, It is the festival dedicated to goddess Saraswati who it their goddess of knowledge, language, music and all arts. This festival marks the preparation for the arrival of spring.
The colour yellow has the great significance in the celebration of Vasant Panchami as it marks the harvest time of mustard crop that has yellow bloom, which is goddess Saraswati favourite colour. On this day people wear yellow clothes and worship the goddess and preparing sweets yellow in colour.