The absolute best photos from Holi 2013 (gallery)

Published: March 28, 2013

Talk about a colourful celebration! Hindus in India, Bangladesh and Nepal ushered in spring with annual Holi festival, which officially took place on March 27, 2013. However, the party got started a couple of days early and kept going a day later. According to speech given by India’s president, the colours of Holi can be interpreted as representing the diversity and multicultural heritage of the country. All photos courtesy of Associated Press.

Holi 2013 (click on photo to enlarge)

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A young Hindu devotee sits covered in coloured dye at the Banke Bihari temple, dedicated to Lord Krishna, during Holi festival celebrations in Vrindavan, India, Tuesday, March 26, 2013. Kevin Frayer/AP

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