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Colours of Holi

Indian Hindu devotees throw coloured powder at the Radha Rani temple during the Lathmar Holi festival in Barsana on March 21, 2013. Lathmar Holi is a local celebration, but it takes place well before the national Holi day on March 27. AFP PHOTO/ Sanjay Kanojia

Colours of Holi

March 27, 2013

Holi, or festival of colours, is a popular Hindu spring festival

observed at the end of winter season on the last full moon day of the

lunar month