In Junagadh Holi Dahan is made in a different way. Funeral rite is take out of a imaginary Baba in the village. The effigy of the Baba is take n to the place where woods are kept to ablaze. Along with Holi Baba is also ablaze.

There is a noble thought behind this tradition. The funeral rite is taken out to spread the message that imaginary Baba has died of consuming tobacco and other bad addiction. It aim is to keep people from the tobacco and to explain how it is harmful.