25th Annual Phagwah Parade

25th Annual Phagwah Parade: A colorful welcome to spring
25th Annual Phagwah Parade: A colorful welcome to spring
News Queens Courier Staff 4/01/2013 at 2:02PM

The streets of Richmond Hill were colored red, green and purple as the West Indian community celebrated Holi, a significant Hindu holiday that welcomes spring. Also known as Phagwah, the 25th Annual Parade took place on Saturday, March 30. Residents lined up along Liberty Avenue to see the variety of floats and the colored powder filling [...]