Here's how Holi is celebrated in Shantiniketan

Holi, the festival of colours is celebrated in various forms throughout the country, but there are some places wher the celebrations are so unique that you just have to witness it for yourself.

And, Shantiniketan in West Bengal is one such place. The celebration of Holi or Basanta Utsav is legendary in itself.

Here, have a look at how Holi is celebrated there.

(This article has been authored by Ayandrali Dutta, a travel blogger. To go to her website, click here)

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Baul music is the prerequisite at Basanta Utsav or Holi at Shantinektan. These songs act like a calming force.
The festivity sees a grand cultural programme that takes place in the open air with studnets performing.
Caught in a moment
Students participating in the festivities
A woman looks on
'Bura na maano holi hai'

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