French freelance photojournalist Gerald Holubowicz is based in New York and recently shot portraits of revelers celebrating Phagwah in Queens.
Phagwah, or Holi, is the Indo-Caribbean Hindu celebration of the new year.
Every spring, the Sunday after the first full moon of the Hindu calendar, Phagwah literally paints the streets as kids and families â€ścolorâ€ť one another with dye (abrac) and powder and chase away the winter grays. The spiritâ€“and high-jinksâ€“are like that of Carnival.
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