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Colorful celebration of spring at Hindu festival

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People mark the holiday by painting each other in brightly colored powder. People mark the holiday by painting each other in brightly colored powder.

People in India are celebrating the Hindu festival of "Holi." 

Wednesday was the official start of the festival.  It takes place at the end of winter and marks the arrival of spring.  On the eve of the festival, people light bonfires meant to celebrate the triumph of good over evil. 

People mark the holiday by painting each other in brightly colored powder.

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