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The colors of Holi

A man daubed in colours looks on during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man daubed in colours looks on during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man daubed in colours looks on during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A woman takes part in Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A woman takes part in Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A woman takes part in Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Women tear the shirt off a man during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Women tear the shirt off a man during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Women tear the shirt off a man during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Hindu devotees take part in Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A woman dances as a man throws water on her during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A woman dances as a man throws water on her during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A woman dances as a man throws water on her during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A Hindu devotee prays during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A Hindu devotee prays during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A Hindu devotee prays during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees dance during Huranga, a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near the northern city of Mathura, India March 22. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Disabled children cover each other in colored powder during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 19. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Disabled children cover each other in colored powder during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 19. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Disabled children cover each other in colored powder during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 19. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Devotees daubed in colours dance during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Devotees daubed in colours dance during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Devotees daubed in colours dance during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A woman reacts as colour powder is thrown on her face during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman reacts as colour powder is thrown on her face during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman reacts as colour powder is thrown on her face during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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People react as they apply colour powder on each other during Holi celebrations in Chennai, India, March 21. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

People react as they apply colour powder on each other during Holi celebrations in Chennai, India, March 21. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

People react as they apply colour powder on each other during Holi celebrations in Chennai, India, March 21. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
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Devotees sing and dance as flower petals and colour are thrown while celebrating puspa holi to mark the Gaura Purnima festival in Kathmandu, Nepal, March 21. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Devotees sing and dance as flower petals and colour are thrown while celebrating puspa holi to mark the Gaura Purnima festival in Kathmandu, Nepal, March 21. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Devotees sing and dance as flower petals and colour are thrown while celebrating puspa holi to mark the Gaura Purnima festival in Kathmandu, Nepal, March 21. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A woman reacts as devotees apply coloured powder on her face during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A woman reacts as devotees apply coloured powder on her face during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A woman reacts as devotees apply coloured powder on her face during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A woman reacts as colour powder is applied to her face during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman reacts as colour powder is applied to her face during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman reacts as colour powder is applied to her face during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A man daubed in colours reacts as colour powder is thrown towards him during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man daubed in colours reacts as colour powder is thrown towards him during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man daubed in colours reacts as colour powder is thrown towards him during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Devotees daubed in colours dance during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Devotees daubed in colours dance during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Devotees daubed in colours dance during celebrations for Holi outside a temple on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, March 21. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Students with their faces smeared in colored powder dance as they celebrate Holi at a university campus in Chandigarh, India, March 20. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

Students with their faces smeared in colored powder dance as they celebrate Holi at a university campus in Chandigarh, India, March 20. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

Students with their faces smeared in colored powder dance as they celebrate Holi at a university campus in Chandigarh, India, March 20. REUTERS/Ajay Verma
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Hindu devotees pray as they are sprayed with colors by a priest on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu devotees pray as they are sprayed with colors by a priest on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu devotees pray as they are sprayed with colors by a priest on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Hindu devotees raise their hands daubed in colors as they pray on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu devotees raise their hands daubed in colors as they pray on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu devotees raise their hands daubed in colors as they pray on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Hindu devotees pray as they are sprayed with colors by a priest on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu devotees pray as they are sprayed with colors by a priest on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu devotees pray as they are sprayed with colors by a priest on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A boy sprays coloured water on a girl during religious religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16.  
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A boy sprays coloured water on a girl during religious religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A boy sprays coloured water on a girl during religious religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Hindu priests use their mobile phones to take photographs as devotees are sprayed with colors on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu priests use their mobile phones to take photographs as devotees are sprayed with colors on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu priests use their mobile phones to take photographs as devotees are sprayed with colors on a temple premises during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, March 20. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Men daubed in colors sing religious hymns as they celebrate Lathmar Holi inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

Men daubed in colors sing religious hymns as they celebrate Lathmar Holi inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

Men daubed in colors sing religious hymns as they celebrate Lathmar Holi inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain
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Men daubed in colors take part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15.  
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Men daubed in colors take part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

Men daubed in colors take part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain
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A man daubed in colors looks on as he takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A man daubed in colors looks on as he takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A man daubed in colors looks on as he takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain
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Men daubed in colors sing religious hymns as they take part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

Men daubed in colors sing religious hymns as they take part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

Men daubed in colors sing religious hymns as they take part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain
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A man daubed in colors holds a shield during Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15.  
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A man daubed in colors holds a shield during Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A man daubed in colors holds a shield during Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain
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Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man daubed in colors sings religious hymns as he takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15.  REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A man daubed in colors sings religious hymns as he takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A man daubed in colors sings religious hymns as he takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain
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Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man daubed in colors takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A man daubed in colors takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A man daubed in colors takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain
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A turban of a Hindu devotee is pictured as he takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A turban of a Hindu devotee is pictured as he takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A turban of a Hindu devotee is pictured as he takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16.   REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A boy daubed in colors takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A boy daubed in colors takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

A boy daubed in colors takes part in Lathmar Holi celebrations inside a temple in the town of Barsana, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 15. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain
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Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Hindu devotees take part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A Hindu devotee takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A hand of a Hindu devotee is pictured as he takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A hand of a Hindu devotee is pictured as he takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A hand of a Hindu devotee is pictured as he takes part in the religious festival of Holi inside a temple in Nandgaon village, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 16. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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