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Hindus Celebrate Festival Of Colors Across India, Nepal

Added: 20.03.2019 18:37 | 15 views | 0 comments

Millions were participating in the colorful celebration of Holi, the Hindu festival which marks the beginning of spring, on Wednesday across India and Nepal, according to BBC News. The ancient festival dates back to a poem from the fourth-century and is also described in detail in a seventh-century Sanskrit play "Ratnavali," written by the Indian emperor Harsha. "Witness the beauty of the great cupid festival which excites curiosity as the townsfolk are dancing at the touch of brownish water thrown ... Everything is colored yellowish red and rendered dusty by the heaps of scented powder blown all over," wrote Harsha. The Hindu festival has attracted millions since everyone gathered in the...

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Holi: Hindus across India and Nepal celebrate festival of colours

Added: 20.03.2019 12:04 | 0 views | 0 comments

Mainly celebrated in India and Nepal, Holi marks the beginning of spring.

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Christchurch shootings: Brother and uncle of victims speaks out

Added: 16.03.2019 14:19 | 3 views | 0 comments

Khursheed Alam's nephew also died in the shootings in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.

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Family of French hostage Sophie Pétronin makes appeal to Macron

Added: 21.08.2018 16:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

A nephew of Sophie Pétronin, a Frenchwoman taken hostage in Mali in late 2016, has appealed to Emmanuel Macron “not to let [my] aunt die over there” and to meet with the family of the “last French hostage held in the world” at the Élysée Palace.

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