Rang Panchami is observed on the fifth day after the Holi. It occurs during the waning or decreasing phase of moon during the month of February – March. This year Rang Panchami shall fall on 11th March 2015. Well the same period is known as Chaitra Paksha in northern India
The festival is celebrated mainly in the Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh parts of India. The festival plays an important role in rural areas of India and in agricultural community. Being a rural festival, the day plays an auspicious role in the farmer community.
The festival is celebrated in the temples of Vrindavan and Mathura too. The holi is celebrated on its peak and comes to an end on this day.
Team Askganesha wishes you all a very happy Rang Panchami. May god bless you!Rang Panchami 2015 by Astrologer Swati