Happy Holi

HoliHave a read of a wonderfully interesting post from the British Library blog on the painting

A nobleman celebrating the festival of Holi
A magnificent 18th century painting in the current exhibition Mughal India: Art, Culture and Empire depicts the celebration of the spring festival of Holi. This Hindu festival typically falls during the month of March and symbolizes fertility and spring harvests. This year, the Holi festival falls on March 27th […]” http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/asian-and-african/2013/03/a-magnificent-18th-century-painting-in-the-current-exhibition-mughal-india-art-culture-and-empire-depicts-the-celebration-o.html

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