Holi Festival (Festival of Colors) is a spring festival celebrated in India and Nepal, where all distinctions of social class are put aside. People celebrate in the streets by throwing rich handfuls of colored powders on eachother.
Participants are doused in colors at the finish of the Color Run, a run at the Great Park in Irvine, Calif., April Racers begin the run in white shirts and as they pass each kilometer they are doused by volunteers with a different color of "magical" dust.
Top 10 Celebrations Around the World - Holi, India. Originally a Hindu festival, celebrated every spring, now it attracts other communities as well. To commemorate a new season and good harvests people throw colorful powder and celebrate wildly.