Wonderful Photos Of The Holi Celebrations In India

1
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

A widow daubed in colours sings religious songs as she takes part in the Holi celebrations organised by non-governmental organisation Sulabh International at a temple at Vrindavan, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 21, 2016.

2
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

Traditionally in Hindu culture, widows are expected to renounce earthly pleasure so they do not celebrate Holi. But women at the shelter for widows, who have been abandoned by their families, celebrated the festival by throwing flowers and coloured powder.

3
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

Holi, also known as the Festival of Colours, heralds the beginning of spring and is celebrated all over India.

4
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

5
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

6
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

7
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

8
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

9
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

10
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

11
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

12
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

13
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

14
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

15
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

16
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

17
Photo by Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters

(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

Leave Your Comment Below


If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Real Fire Truck Converted In Authentic And Cozy Log Cabin
Nomadic Photographer Lives, Works & Travels Solo In Her Trusty Teardrop Trailer
Penitentes - The Strange Snow Formations
This Woman Captures Charming Photos Of Her Lovely Giant Teddy Bear
Chinese Village Builds Giant Golden Statue Of Mao Zedong
Thousands Of Fireflies Light Up The Night In Mexico
Otagi Nenbutsu-ji Temple: A Secret Garden In Kyoto Features 1200 Stone Sculptures
Guy Visits Locations Of Famous Movies To Compare How They Look Like Now
Lad Drops Everything To Travel The World, Assures Mother He's Safe With 'Mom, I'm Fine' Sign
The Jarramplas Traditional Festival in Spain
There's an Atmospheric Abandoned Jurassic Park Located in the Heart of Russia
A Foldable Backpack Inspired by an Armadillo
Couple Travels Country In Their Tiny House They’d Built Themselves For Under $20,000
Ready to Move In? Mystery ‘Furnished Apartment' Found In Berlin Subway
Sex Workers Performance in Madrid
Venezuela Lauds World Records for Christmas Dinner “Made in Revolution”
Holi Party Festival in Spain
People Of The World: Māori In Stunning Photographs By Jimmy Nelson
Dublin’s Hungry Tree: Approach At Your Peril!
The Tiny Island Housing London's Last 'Coronavirus-Free' Community
Cool Cartography: The Art Of Mapmaking
Musical Roads That Play Melodies When Cars Drive Over
Florida Man Arrested Trying To Quarantine On Abandoned Disney Treasure Island, And That's What This Island Looks Like From The Inside
"Live The Martian Experience": Get A Taste Of Life On Mars At The Sun City Camp
Incredible Pictures Of A Girl Who Spent The First 10 Years Of Her Life Growing Up In The African Bush
Travel Photographer of the Year Contest Exhibition
Rare Photos of Angola's Tribal People
Gigantic Snow Wall Along Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Japan
A Sunny Autumn Day At The Hitachi Seaside Park
My Fucking Restaurant Is Open For Business In Barcelona, Spain