This simple picture book is filled with the bright colors of Holi. Perfect for a story time about colors or a cultural story time about India.
“Holi is the Indian festival of colors, celebrated during spring, when new colors appear in nature. It symbolizes inclusiveness, new beginning, and the triumph of good over evil. The festivities begin with an evening bonfire. The next morning, family, friends, and neighbors throw dry and wet colored powders on each other.”
Excerpted from the afterword.
Holi is in March