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In photos: Holi 2019 celebrations around the world

Photos Logo Photos | Slide 1 of 56: A man daubed in colours looks on during Holi celebrations in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

The vibrant festival of colors that welcomes the spring season was celebrated around the world on March 20-21. The first of the two-day festival has people gathering around a pyre, singing, dancing and performing prayers, symbolizing the triumph of good over evil. The second day is marked with people applying colors on one another and visiting friends and family.

Here's a look at how people celebrated Holi around the world.

(Pictured) A man daubed in colors looks on during celebrations in Mumbai, India, on March 21.

© Francis Mascarenhas/Reuters
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