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Revellers Celebrate Ash Monday in Greece; Check Out the Photos

World | News18 | February 20, 2018, 3:55 pm
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 A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war. (Image: Reuters)

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war. (Image: Reuters)

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 Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: AP)

Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: AP)

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 A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a colourful flour war, a traditional festivity marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: Reuters)

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a colourful flour war, a traditional festivity marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: Reuters)

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 Two revellers kiss as they celebrate Ash Monday in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

Two revellers kiss as they celebrate Ash Monday in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

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 Two revellers are seen amid flare smoke as they celebrate 'Ash Monday' by participating in a colorful 'flour war', a traditional festivity marking the end of the carnival season and the start of the 40-day Lent period until the Orthodox Easter, in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

Two revellers are seen amid flare smoke as they celebrate 'Ash Monday' by participating in a colorful 'flour war', a traditional festivity marking the end of the carnival season and the start of the 40-day Lent period until the Orthodox Easter, in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

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 A reveller celebrates Ash Monday in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

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 Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: AP)

Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: AP)

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 A reveller throws colored flour as he participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

A reveller throws colored flour as he participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

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 Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in the port town of Galaxidi, west of Athens. (Image: AP)

Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in the port town of Galaxidi, west of Athens. (Image: AP)

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 Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: AP)

Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: AP)

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 Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: AP)

Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in Greece. (Image: AP)

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 Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: AP)

Revelers throw flour as they participate in the flour war, a unique colorful flour fight marking the end of the carnival season in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. (Image: AP)