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UC Berkeley students celebrate the Holi Festival of Colors

Cal students marked the Indian Holi Festival of Colors on Saturday April 13 in the Berkeley hills. Photo: Ted Friedman The Holi Festival of Colors was celebrated Saturday by a mob of brightly painted UC Berkeley students high in the Berkeley hills, near the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Berkeleyside contributing photographer Ted Friedman captured these […]

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Cal students celebrate Holi Festival in riot of color

UC Berkeley students on Lower Sproul Plaza on Saturday April 14 celebrating Holi. Photo: Michael Armbrust UC Berkeley students have embraced the traditional Holi Festival which sees Hindus in India, Pakistan and Nepal, among others, celebrate the arrival of spring in a riot of color. Saturday on campus, hundreds of them gladly allowed themselves to be drenched […]