The Daily Illini

Campus celebrates spring festival of colors

Holi participants throw powder in the air and dance during the celebration. Holi is an Hindu spring celebration that is also called the festival of colors.

April 21, 2014

The soccer fields behind Florida Avenue Residence Halls and Pennsylvania Avenue Residence Halls exploded with color Saturday afternoon. A throng of students, children and parents threw colored powders and water back and forth, pockets of people danced to the loud rhythmic drumming and the hybridized...