Hues of Holi: A Photo Tour of India's Famous Festival

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Hues of Holi: A Photo Tour of India's Famous Festival

On March 24, the vision of vibrant blossoming buds are not the only striking colors to signify the beginning of spring and the end of winter. The Holi festival, also known as the festival of colors, is a visually pleasing Hindu festival in India that signifies the arrival of spring with its own unique, bold bang of hues.

The particular date of Holi varies from year to year, but it is celebrated the day after the full moon in March.

If you are not able to experience the arrival of spring and the triumph of good over evil in India, emerge yourself in these photos of people celebrating with radiant splashes of color.

Lauren Spiler is a freelance journalist based in Athens, Georgia, but most call her Spiler.