Holi Bollywood dances

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March 17, 2011, 10:50 p.m. | None — by Nataliya Horban


The Indian festival of colors, Holi, manifests itself in throwing colored powder and pouring water over each other in the streets. Ukrainians with love for India will take it easy celebrating the occasion only with the Bollywood-style dances.

It incorporates elements from R&B and hip-hop to Latino and classical Indian dances.

Ukrainians picked up on the trend and will present their Bollywood dance versions.

Holi is the religious holiday of Hindus and Sikhs, which signifies the victory of good over evil. It falls on March 19-20 this year.

Sunday, March 20, 6 p.m., Budynok Ofitseriv, 30/1 Hrushevskoho. Tickets: Hr 100-300.
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