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Day after Holi - Huranga

<p>A woman tears the shirt off a man during "Huranga" at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during which men drench women with liquid colours and women tear off the clothes of the men. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

A woman tears the shirt off a man during "Huranga" at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during which men drench women with liquid colours and women...more

A woman tears the shirt off a man during "Huranga" at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during which men drench women with liquid colours and women tear off the clothes of the men. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Women dance during "Huranga" at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during which men drench women with liquid colours and women tear off the clothes of the men. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Women dance during "Huranga" at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during which men drench women with liquid colours and women tear off the clothes of...more

Women dance during "Huranga" at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during which men drench women with liquid colours and women tear off the clothes of the men. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Women beat men with torn clothes during "Huranga" at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Women beat men with torn clothes during "Huranga" at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Women beat men with torn clothes during "Huranga" at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Men throw coloured water on women during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Men throw coloured water on women during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Men throw coloured water on women during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>A woman laughs as she takes part in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

A woman laughs as she takes part in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A woman laughs as she takes part in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Men react as women beat them with torn clothes during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Men react as women beat them with torn clothes during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Men react as women beat them with torn clothes during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>A man pours coloured water on a woman as she dances during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

A man pours coloured water on a woman as she dances during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man pours coloured water on a woman as she dances during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Women dance during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Women dance during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Women dance during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Men pray after participating in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Men pray after participating in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Men pray after participating in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>A woman reacts as she holds her veil during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

A woman reacts as she holds her veil during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A woman reacts as she holds her veil during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Women cover themselves as men pour coloured water on them during "Huranga" at Dauji temple near the northern Indian city of Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during which men drench women with liquid colours and women tear off the clothes of the men. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee (INDIA - Tags: RELIGION SOCIETY)</p>

Women cover themselves as men pour coloured water on them during "Huranga" at Dauji temple near the northern Indian city of Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during...more

Women cover themselves as men pour coloured water on them during "Huranga" at Dauji temple near the northern Indian city of Mathura March 18, 2014. "Huranga" is a game played between men and women a day after Holi, the festival of colours, during which men drench women with liquid colours and women tear off the clothes of the men. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee (INDIA - Tags: RELIGION SOCIETY)

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<p>Women cover themselves as men pour coloured water on them during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee</p>

Women cover themselves as men pour coloured water on them during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Women cover themselves as men pour coloured water on them during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

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<p>A woman wipes her face as she stands in a puddle of coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee</p>

A woman wipes her face as she stands in a puddle of coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

A woman wipes her face as she stands in a puddle of coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

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<p>Women cover themselves as men splash coloured water on them during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee</p>

Women cover themselves as men splash coloured water on them during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Women cover themselves as men splash coloured water on them during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

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<p>A man throws coloured powder on men and women during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee</p>

A man throws coloured powder on men and women during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

A man throws coloured powder on men and women during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

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<p>Men pour coloured water on women as women tear off mens' shirts during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee</p>

Men pour coloured water on women as women tear off mens' shirts during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Men pour coloured water on women as women tear off mens' shirts during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

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<p>A girl wearing a mask runs as boys splash coloured water on her during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee</p>

A girl wearing a mask runs as boys splash coloured water on her during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

A girl wearing a mask runs as boys splash coloured water on her during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

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<p>Men and women take part in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Men and women take part in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Men and women take part in Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Children play with coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Children play with coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Children play with coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>A man casts a reflection on the floor covered with red coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

A man casts a reflection on the floor covered with red coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man casts a reflection on the floor covered with red coloured water during Huranga at Dauji temple, near Mathura March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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