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CELEBRATING SPRING IN THE DESERT
Tharparkar, Thar Desert, Sindh


Young Thari boys perch on a tree trunk waiting for the Holi festivities to begin. The Thar Desert is the ninth largest subtropical desert in the world and a majority of the population here is Hindu. Holi is a Hindu festival that marks the arrival of spring and is celebrated with bonfires and colour fights.

Photograph Kohi Marri