New Delhi, March 13: Holi the festival of colours and love is being celebrated with great fervour across India. The festival of harvest for north India is a spring festival that brings down divide among rich, poor, old and young as all get covered in colours.
The festival is about victory of good over evil and it is about celebrating in most joyful way with colours, water, snacks, sweets and music. Holi is one of the most joyous festival in India and it is celebrated across India and by Indians residing across the globe.
Here are some pictures that have captured the Holi celebrations across India this festive season:
Mathura is colourful
People playing colours during Holi celebrations in Mathura. Photo credit PTI
Youth celebrate in Mandi
Youths enjoying Holi at Mandi. Photo credit: PTI
Religious fervour of Holi
Devotees offer rituals on the eve of Holi in Haridwar. Photo credit: PTI
Jaipur is drenched in colours
Devotees playing with colours on the eve of Holi celebrations at historical Govind Dev Ji temple in Jaipur. Photo credit:PTI
Kolkata's 'Basant Utsav'
Youngsters playing Holi during Basant Utsav in Kolkata. Photo credit: PTI
'Gulal' on Jabalpur students
Ved Pathi students smearing 'gulal' powder on each other's faces as they celebrate Holi at Narmada ved vedaan sanskrit Vidyalaya near Gwarighat in Jabalpur. Photo credit: PTI