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Festival of Colors

Holi Kitchens: A Time And Place For Irrational Exuberance

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 05.08.2012 | Religion
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

A beautiful thing about Hinduism is that it finds room for a variety of expression and observance under one magnificently colored inclusive umbrella. We hope you enjoy these recipes for your own celebration.

Holi: Colorful Celebration Of Equality

Anju Bhargava | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Anju Bhargava

Hindu festivals are communal celebrations through which an aspect of the universal Truth is brought to life. The rituals are intended to strengthen bonds between and within families and communities.

Indian Spring Festival of Colors, Holi, Celebrated at South Street Seaport

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Raised Christian, I believed Easter was the kick-off of spring. Now I have found the real beginning of spring: the Indian holiday of colors now celebrated across New York City, Holi.

Police Spoil Hindus' Festival Of Colors By Seizing Colored Powder | By Lukas I. Alpert and Barry Paddock | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Police rained on the parade of Hindus in Queens when they seized colored powder central to their religious celebration Sunday, community leaders said...

Celebrating Holi And The Many Colors Of Love

Varun Soni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Varun Soni

For Hindus around the world, Holi is a boisterous holy day, celebrated by playfully throwing colored powder and water on friends and family.

Holi: Know The Basics Of The Hindu Festival Of Colors

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

In 2011, Holi will be celebrated on March 19 and 20. Holi is an annual festival celebrated by Hindus on the final full moon of the month Phalguna. U...