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Holi Festival

The Metamorphosis of Holi

Bairavi Shankar | Posted 05.25.2016 | Religion
Bairavi Shankar

Bollywood music is blaring in the background. You walk into a field of people. Before you can reach your hand into your rectangular plastic packet and come up with a game plan, your face is blinded with three different colors.

28 Prismatic Pictures That Capture The Intense Beauty Of Holi

Laura Grier | Posted 04.10.2016 | Travel
Laura Grier

As a photographer, I search for light and color. So when I learned about this festival every year in India that involves throwing colored pigment at each other, I knew I would be in the largest color war that existed on the planet and I wanted to be on the front lines for it.

Celebrate Spring With Our Favorite Photos Of The Hindu Festival Of Colors

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 03.24.2016 | World

Hindus around the world united this week to bid a blissful farewell to winter as they celebrated Holi -- the Hindu festival of colors. During the fest...

Dozens Dead From Drinking Tainted Liquor Days Before Hindu Festival

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 03.23.2016 | World

KARACHI (Reuters) - At least 40 people, mostly from Pakistan's minority Hindu community, have died and dozens were taken to hospital after drinking ta...

The Festival Of Colors Welcomes Spring

The Huffington Post | HuffPost Religion Editors | Posted 03.08.2015 | Religion

Holi (also known as Dol Jatra, Basantotsav) is the Hindu festival of colors. It is celebrated at the end of the winter season, on the last full moon d...

Holi Festival Finds An Unlikely Home In Utah

Religion News Service | Katherine Davis | Posted 03.17.2014 | Religion

(RNS) India burst with color Monday (March 17), as Hindus observed the playful festival of Holi by dashing each other with brightly colored powder. ...

The Festival Of Colors Welcomes Spring

Posted 03.16.2014 | Religion

Holi (also known as Dol Jatra, Basantotsav) is the Hindu festival of colors. It is celebrated at the end of the winter season, on the last full moon d...

PHOTOS: Hindus Welcome Spring With Colorful Festival

The Huffington Post | Jahnabi Barooah | Posted 03.26.2013 | Religion

Click through the slideshow to see photos from Holi celebrations: Holi (also known as Dol Jatra, Basantotsav) is the Hindu festival of colors. It...

WATCH: Incredible Festival Of Colors Film

Posted 03.27.2012 | Religion

Wow! This amazing video shot by filmmaker Devin Graham and his friends documents color-covered goings on at this year's Holi Festival in front of t...

PHOTOS: Exploring India In New York

Megan Snedden | Posted 05.13.2012 | Travel
Megan Snedden

At Haandi Restaurant on Lexington and Twenty-Eighth Street, cab drivers from India and Pakistan enjoy meals and sometimes pray together.

PHOTOS: Pictures Of The Week: March 5 - 11

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

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Hindus Celebrate Spring, Smear Each Other With Colored Powder

The Huffington Post | Jahnabi Barooah | Posted 03.26.2012 | Religion

Click through the slideshow to see colorful photos from Holi celebrations: Holi (also known as Dol Jatra, Basantotsav) is the Hindu festival of c...