15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Hindu widows playing with colors on each other to celebrate the Holi festival. Widows breaks the 400 year tradition and celebrate Holi ( Colorful festival in india) .
For years the widows in India lived a life devoid of worldly pleasures. They were banished and forced to live in HERMITAGE . These women weren't allowed to participate in celebrations until a few years ago when they broke the tradition and started celebrating the festival of colors.
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