Phagu Dasami: Six-day-long Dolotsav begins at Puri Srimandir

It is observed six days before the Purnima (full moon day) in Phalgun month, as per traditional Odia calendar. Dola Purnima, also known as Dolayatra, is the Holi festival in Odisha and is observed for more than 10 days.

Singhadwara Of Puri Srimandir

Phagu Dashami, celebrated on the 10th day of the bright fortnight of Phalguna (Phalguna Shukla Dasami), marks the beginning of the six-day long Dola Purnima festival at the Srimandir in Puri.

It is observed six days before the Purnima (full moon day) in Phalgun month, as per traditional Odia calendar.