Sunday, March 15, 2009

Holi-Festival Of Colours





















The tradition of Holi marks the beginning of spring and is celebrated all over India.

30 comments:

Indrani said...

Fun filled shots!

ARIPI DE FLUTURE said...

interesting pictures

Priyanka Khot said...

Wow!

they did play a good Holi!

nice shots

Bhavesh Chhatbar said...

Happy to see another colorful collection from you :)

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R. Ramesh said...

i knew u will come out with wonderful and colorful pix..and u did it..if somebody asks u who is yr best friend, i know the answer: "cameraaaaaaaa." right??

Jeevan said...

wow... it’s an existence of Joy, Holi. Much colorful buddy, loved them all ;)

Silly Girl said...

:) great holiday... so much fun too. I love the first photo. ;)

get zapped said...

A terrific way to celebrate Spring. These are so uplifting!

Jackie said...

There are some great portraits here Deepak! I like the first and last ones particularly.

tantra flower said...

This looks like so much fun...I want to join in!!! Too bad I was thousands of miles away -- at least I get to be there vicariously through my friend Deepak. :)

Devika said...

Oh we had all those fun here...Its only after coming to Delhi that I started celebrating Holi :))

Very colourful and interesting shots, Deepak

wishes,
devika

Wahokia said...

Nice images! I've always thought Holi looked like a lot of fun.

Aviral said...

very nice and mischievous shots!

Anupama K. Mazumder said...

Holi is the time one re-lives his childhood, isnt it?

magiceye said...

lovely captures of the celebration of holi!

humanobserver said...

Anupama, you are true :)

Tash said...

What a great tradition.
I love the picture of the mom and little girl - she is just adorable - and the boys at the end.
Looks like a fun day for everyone. Did you join in?

Gattina said...

Hahaha ! looks really funny ! I would like to participate (as a cat) lol !

JM said...

I've never seen this live, only on tv, but I find it truly amazing! Great captures!

Joy said...

How wonderful! I have always thought of India as a place of colours, senses and different delights.

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Per Stromsjo said...

I'd love to have some spring to celebrate as well.

Is there a religious background to this tradition?

Bhavesh Chhatbar said...

Nice to see your changed profile photograph :) Girls around will surely say you're a handsome man!

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Asja said...

very interesting! i'm amazed by the wonderful colors!

Cathy said...

How fun!! Lovely captures!

Jama said...

So colourful! does the colour come out when washed? I've only watched the festival in tv, never been to one yet.
Did your camera get coloured too? :p

Marc said...

Great photo report. The hindu community here celebrate it too, always fun to watch.

Ade said...

i like all this colors, there are beautiful!!!

b.c. said...

nice series, love what you captured

serban said...

Duuude! I have to see this LIVE!
Great pics & party :)

VannJente said...

Great session, full of life!

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