25
Mar
16

Dol in the outskirts of Santiniketan

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Santiniketan is well know for it’s peculiar way of celebrating the festival of Dol, elsewhere know as Holi.

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This year, we’ve decided to avoid the madly crowd which invades the lanes of the University created by Rabindranath Tagore and welcome the spring in the outskirts of the once know as the “Abode of Peace”.

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Here no rush no harm.

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Just the sound of the drum and colorful clouds of abir powder!

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Each pigment has a special significance. Green for harmony, orange for optimism, blue for vitality, red for joy and love.

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