Hola Mohalla is among the famous festivals of Sikhs, mainly celebrated at Anandpur Sahib
in Rupnagar District
. This colorful festival is held in the month of March, on the next day after Holi
Various martial arts including archery, sword fencing, fancy horse-riding, tent-pegging, and the deft handling of other contraptions of offence and defense are displayed by the Nihangs during this occasion. Spectacular and exciting acts of dare-devilry agilely executed are staged.
The festival ends with a procession taken through the township. Thousands of people come from far-off places to part this festival.