India celebrates festival of colours

Tens of millions of Hindus mark Holi, which ushers in spring, by smearing colour powder on each other.

    Indians are celebrating Holi, the festival of colours, across the country by smearing gulaal (coloured powder) on each other.

    Tens of millions of Hindus and their friends across the world are reveling the religious festival that marks advent of Spring.

    Al Jazeera's Sohail Rahman reports from the capital, New Delhi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Thou Shalt Not Kill: Israel's Hilltop Youth

    Thou Shalt Not Kill: Israel's Hilltop Youth

    Meet the hardline group willing to do anything, including going against their government, to claim land for Israel.