08 March 2012 14:22 | By Tom Phillips & Maureen O'Hare
Holi Festival 2012: In pictures

Holi 2012: Festival of Colours



Holi 2012 (© RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI//Reuters)
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  • Throwing coloured powder (© REUTERS/Adnan Abidi)
  • A reveller in Nandgaon (© REUTERS/Adnan Abidi)
  • All made up (© REUTERS/Ajay Verma)
  • Students in Kolkata (© REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri)
  • Celebrations in Uttar Pradesh (© REUTERS/Adnan Abidi)
  • A tourist joins in (© STRINGER//Reuters)
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The traditional Hindu spring festival Holi is celebrated all over India on 8 March. People cover themselves and others in perfume, brightly coloured powder and water - it's a spectacle not to be missed.

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