March 30, 2013
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John Tlumacki/Globe Staff
At the annual Holi celebration in Holbrook, participants smeared each other with powdered paint in vivid hues.
Vidushi Nalakonda, 5, watched a dance before her performance.
Participants such as Pankaj Sisodia from India were covered with colored powders.
Nidhi Vankar, 7, of Bridgewater, played the flute during her dance performance at Holi, a spring festival, in Holbrook.
John Tlumacki/Globe staff
The annual celebration featured a 90-minute party.
Medha Pal, 8, from Wilmington performed an Odissi dance.
The big draw seemed to be the explosion of color in the parking lot.
Friends and strangers chased one another.
Kiran Badola (left) and Ann Mishra, both from Quincy, squirted water during the event.
“It’s as good as we do in India,” one of the participants said.
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