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Holi (Hindu, Sikh)

Event Type
Religious/Cultural
Sponsor
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Date
Mar 18, 2022 - Mar 19, 2022   All Day
Contact
Linden Reid
E-Mail
lereid@illinois.edu
Phone
217-300-9822
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Religious Observances

Spring festival celebrated in India and Nepal, also known as the "festival of colours" or the "festival of love". Holi begins at sundown of the first day and ends at sundown of the last day. It is celebrated the night before with a Holika Bonfire and on the day of by spraying colors on others, dancing, partying and eating festival delicacies.

 

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