This year, Holi was celebrated from March 12 – March 13. Despite the delay and cold weather, this didn’t stop the Ryerson Indian Students’ Association from holding their biggest Holi event to date.
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A sea of colours flooded Gould Street on April 1 as the Ryerson Indian Student Association (RISA) celebrated the Hindu festival of Holi. This was the third year the event has been held. Holi, otherwise known as the Festival of Colours, celebrates the spring. It is commemorated by spray friends and family with colored powders and water.
This year’s Indian Holi Festival was officially on March 6, but Ryerson’s Indian Student’s association couldn’t have asked for better spring weather for yesterday’s celebration on Gould Street. Dozens of Ryerson and George Brown students came together on Wednesday to shower each other in 12 kilograms of coloured powder. “It’s a celebration of colours and just bringing everyone together,” says […]