October 26, 2014

Phagwah scenes in Guyana

These dancers thrilled the huge crowd gathered at the Indian Cultural Centre in Prashad Nagar to celebrate the spring festival of Phagwah on Sunday

Enjoying Phagwah: President Bharrat Jagdeo (third from right) along with PPP/C General Secretary, Donald Ramotar (right), businessman Brian Tiwari; Managing Director National Television Network (NTN) Anand Persaud and Tourism Minister Manniram Prashad enjoying the Phagwah celebrations at the Kendra on Sunday, March 20th.

 

These colourfully-powdered ladies take time out from their celebrations to pose for the Guyana Times International camera during Phagwah celebrations at the Kendra on March 20

 

President Jagdeo interacting with the gathering at the Kendra on March 20

 

This was the scene at the Kendra on Sunday, March 20 when scores of Guyanese turned up to participate in the Phagwah celebrations

 

Georgetown Mayor Hamilton Green accepts abeer and abrack from this woman during Phagwah Celebrations held at the Indian Cultural Centre in Prashad Nagar on March 20th.

 

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) Yog Mahadeo addressing the large gathering that turned out to be part of the Blue Powder Phagwah celebrations at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence on Sunday, March 20th.