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14 Mar - 14 Mar

Holi Colours of Love

By Localiiz 10 March 2020

Event Information

START DATE 14 Mar 2020
END DATE 14 Mar 2020
Big Wave Bay Beach (near the BBQ pits)

Holi Colors of Love is a public community event that invites people of all walks of life, all cultures and ages to come together to celebrate love and joy. They honour Holi as a Hindu tradition that is celebrated as a festival of Love in North India and in other parts of the world where there is Indian population. With the themes of love and joy, celebrating diversity and community, they are encouraging Hong Kong’s community to come together to co-create a Holi Ceremony of love, as well as celebrate our connection to the Earth Mother.

There will be speeches, a meditation, sacred art, songs and dances from honouring the Earth Mother, and Holi’s famed coloured powder throwing at Big Wave Bay Beach. After a short break, they will also come together in a casual setting to share Indian snacks and drinks around the bonfire.

Facilitators for this Holi Colors of Love event include in alphabetical order:

  • Bharat Kehmlani, Big Ben Photography
  • Geraldine Cosnuau, Little Cosmic Wave
  • Honey Pamnani, Inspire2Aspire Consulting
  • Jessica Syvones
  • May Nogoy, The Garden Gathering
  • Resham Hemlani
  • Shalini Mahtani, The Zubin Foundation
  • The Garden Gathering Drum Sisters
  • Veena Dasinghini, Naveda Wellness
  • Yvonne Yjemani Li, Cosmic Dance to Infinity

Notes:

  • There will be organic Indian snacks and drinks provided by Organic at around HK$40-60 per pack, these can be purchased with cash at the beach.
  • The coloured powder may also be purchased from Organiac, they cost between HK$8 - $45 depending on what colours and how many packs you buy.
  • These powder are non-toxic, non-stain and environmentally friendly. We do advise wearing not your best clothing to this event in case the colours do not wash off!
  • There are public outdoor showers and indoor changing room at the beach
  • BYO your own beach towels, mats, drinks, shampoo, hats, sunscreen and mosquito repellant
  • For hygiene purposes, please refrain from bringing water guns or water bombs. Thank you!

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