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Here Comes Holi; The Festival of Colors

posted Oct 22, 2010, 11:54 PM by Diana Rohini LaVigne
Title: Here Comes Holi; The Festival of Colors
Author: Meenal Pandya
Publisher: MeeRa Publications (
ISBN: 0-9635539-3-3
Review By: Diana Rohini LaVigne, Indian Life & Style Magazine

Here Comes Holi is a modern-day story telling of an ancient and important story. Children and adults alike will enjoy reading this colorful and easy-to-read book and get a deeper understanding of one of Hindus most celebrated holidays in the calendar year.The colors, the illustrations and the well-worded text come together to form a beautiful introduction for children to learn more about Holi. Towards the back of the book, the author has put a quick-reference glossary and a short piece on how Holi is celebrated. These two parts are a beautiful addition to the story. ‘Here Comes Holi’  gives the spirit of the festival and is a great book for any child’s bookshelf.