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Hindu celebration-India's exciting Holi or "Festival of Colors" is based on the Hindu calendar and falls on a different date each year

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Maha Shivaratri: The Hindu festival where the gods come to life

Colourful: A woman elaborately made up to look like the Hindu goddess Kali joins the procession in the Indian city of Allahbad

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Each year as per Hindu Calendar, India celebrates Swami Vivekananda Jayanti in memory of Swami Vivek...

Vishnu and Lakshmi Seated on a Lotus Blossum, early 1900s- India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, 19th century, ink and color on paper, Sheet: 13.30 x 9.00 cm (5 3/16 x 3 1/2 inches). Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean Perry 1997.118

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The brightly colored masks at the anual Tsechu festivals in Bhutan represent good and evil, and the dancers enact the age-old tale where good always wins. The dances are considered to give merit in the next life to all who see them. Held at the end of August each year.

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