India explodes with colour for Holi

Festival celebrates the beginning of spring and is also observed in Nepal and countries with large Indic diasporas.

    The festival of Holi marked by the throwing of coloured water and powder at each other is underway.

    Holi marks the beginning of spring and is primarily observed in India, Nepal and countries with large Indic diasporas.

    Al Jazeera's Sohail Rahman reports from Barsana in Uttar Pradesh state which draws visitors from across India and beyond during the festive week.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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