It's Time for Holi!
IT'S TIME FOR HOLI! helps children gain an understanding of the Indian culture by learning more about Holi, the festival of colors. This story begins during the winter season, with a boy who is anxiously waiting for spring and the celebration of Holi to begin. When Holi day finally arrives, he can't wait to celebrate. He decides to use his colored powders-- before his family and friends arrive! As he explores the different colored powders, he starts to relate the colors to what he sees happening in nature during springtime. Through his own exploration, he learns more about the significance of this colorful festival.
Age: 5 and up
Number of Pages: 24
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
Author: Amita Roy Shah (Author), Diane Lucas (Illustrator)
Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.1 x 8.5 inches