Holi may bring excitement to some, but for many it merely brings panic and horror…especially for young girls and women By LB THAPA FOR ONTOTHEROAD.COM Fagu Purnima or Holi is the celebration of colors. The celebration of Holi reminds that how even almighty God’s boon failed to protect Holica, whose intention was laced with malice. This is what the story about Holica. Holica was blessed with a boon that no fire could harm her. In order to kill Prahlad, Holica agreed to take the boy with her into the blazing fire. She was sure the fire would not burn her as the boon had made her immune to fire. Holica sat on the piles of wood and a fire was lit. When the fire was subsided, to everyone’s surprise, Holica was nowhere to be seen. She had already been reduced to ashes, whereas Prahalad survived the ordeal unscathed. So, the…