Holi 2018: 20 Best Photos From the Hindu Spring ‘Festival of Colors’

Happy Holi 2018! Today begins the spring festival celebrated in the Indian subcontinent and all over the world by Hindus. The date represents the arrival of spring and the end of winter, while also serving as a thanksgiving time for spiritual renewal of relationships. Like the Jewish Purim holiday before it, Holi begins the night … Continued

Student’s Death Underscores Enduring Tragedy of Caste System

The suicide of a University student in Hyderabad, India, is drawing media attention on the pervasive effects of the caste system in the modern political climate. Will the public outcry change the political landscape or will the lower caste continue to suffer socioeconomic disenfranchisement indefinitely?

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