Photo of the Day

January 8, 2018

Color Explosion

During a Holi festival in India, a woman savors the colorful celebration. Holi is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the end of winter and the coming of spring. Participants spray each other with water and colored powders, and also enjoy singing, dancing, and exchanging sweets. Your Shot photographer Lopamudra Talukdar says of women enjoying the festivities, "The spirit is up and the guard is down." This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Lopamudra Talukdar, National Geographic Your Shot

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