We've been studying Ancient India, and decided to celebrate Holi, a holiday that commemorates the triumph of good over evil and marks the beginning of spring. We had fun with the traditional throwing of the colors.
To learn more about Holi, Mikro recommends;
I am cooking up vegetable pakora and making thandi, and we are watching some videos about India.
Edited to add: Yum!!!!
And again to link to this cool slideshow of Holi celebration images from around NYC and the world.