Abington students celebrate Holi


Penn State Abington students celebrate the ancient Hindu tradition of Holi, which marks the start of spring.

Credit: Pam Brobst

The South Asian Student Association and the Penn State Abington Engineering Club celebrated the ancient Hindu tradition of Holi on March 18. Holi symbolizes the celebration of spring, friendship, family and the victory of good over evil. Students threw bright-colored powder, with each color carrying its own meaning.