Hindus across Pakistan celebrated the religious festival of colours on March 24 that is now officially marked in the Muslim-majority country as a public holiday.
Holi, which is celebrated with the onset of spring and is widely recognised for the throwing and applying of coloured powders on friends and family
Diwali/Deepavali in Pakistan. Diwali is also known as Deepavali, Dipavali, Dewali, Deepawali or the Festival of Lights. It is celebrated on the 15th day of Kartika (October/November) in the Hindu calendar.Diwali celebrations can last for about five days.