Overall Vasant ritu is the time filled with joy, happiness, celebrations and merry-making. This is the time when crops are ready for harvesting and it is also the flowering season, making the countryside colorful with the brilliantly colored flowers. It is the season filled with festivals like Holi and Rangpanchami inviting cheering crowds for a massive celebration forgetting all the odds and evens happened in the past. Another colorful occasion celebrated during this season is the kite festival when the skies are getting transformed into a huge collage of colored kites. Yellow color enjoys prime importance in this season and people especially in the north wear yellow clothes and try to use yellow colored things during this season. One of the popular festivals in this season is Vasant Panchami, which is observed during the start of the season. Goddess Saraswati the goddess of knowledge and music is worshipped during this festival in many parts of India. Among the six ritu’s of the Hindu calendar Vasant ritu enjoys a prominent place and it can best be described in one of the poetic forms like
"Say goodbye to the departing winter and welcome this season of joy and splendor"
Vasant ritu is arriving with a note of whisper this is the time for all to prosper
The air is filled with scent of blossoms and skies are full of flying awesome
If you want to enjoy thrill of Vasant, change yourselves to a countryside peasant
Come out of your cities and towns, to listen to the humming of blues and browns
Travel to the jungles of Kanha and Pench to experience the magic and fulfill your quench