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Indian Association Of NEPA Celebrates Holi Festival

April 15, 2019

The Indian Association of Northeast PA celebrated the Indian festival of color, Holi, with the local community at Amber Palace, 228 George Ave., Wilkes-Barre. Guest of honor at the event was state Rep. Eddie Pashinski. Holi is considered one of the most revered and celebrated festivals of India. It is celebrated in almost every part of the country. It is also sometimes called the “festival of love,” as on this day people have an opportunity to unite together, forgetting all resentments and all types of bad feeling toward each other. This festival also celebrates the arrival of spring. From left, are Munireh Sayed, Jasmine Ahuja, state Rep. Eddie Pashinski, Anu Singh, President of Indian Association Mona Pande, and Shobha Tanwar. From left, are Munireh Sayed, Mona Pande, President of Indian Association, Shobha Tanwar, Jasmine Ahuja and Vineeta Arora.