If you are actually on holidays in Mauritius or in the indian ocean, you will most certainly ear about the Holi festival that takes place on march 5th 2015 in Mauritius island. Holi is the hindou celebration of spring and fertility. It consists in a festival of fire and colors.
The Hindu population in Mauritius, celebrates the festival by splashing everyone who crosses their way with “gulal”, colored powder, and with singing and dancing. It is a joyfull moment. The “color runs” that took place in severel cities around the globe is most inspired by this festival