Monday 23rd October 2017,

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Daily Nexus: Holi celebrations splashing color on campuses nationwide

posted by Randall

HoliAbout 1,000 students in white t-shirts gathered on a beach in Santa Barbara, California to splash each other with colored dye, reports the Daily Nexus.

(file photo by Ramnath Bhat)

The celebration of the Hindu religious celebration of Holi or the South Asian Festival of Colors is becoming increasingly popular on US campuses.

It is practiced primarily in India, Nepal and other regions with large Hindu populations.

People sing, dance and splash each other with colored water to welcome in spring with love and fun.

You can find out more about the celebration in the Daily Nexus.

 

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