For those of us concerned about recycling, and also trying to avoid the toxic chemicals in holi color, both wet and dry, here are some fun pointers on how to make your own Holi color. A safe and natural Eco and Environmentally friendly Holi for 2010!
Make your own Holi colours!
|Yellow||1) Mix turmeric (haldi) powder with chick pea flour (besan)
2) Boil marigold flower petals in water
|Pink||Soak a sliced beetroot in water|
|Orange||Dry and powder henna leaves (or just buy ready made henna powder) and mix with water.|