BX temple celebrates Hindu festival of Holi

The Hindu festival celebrates the new year and the arrival of spring.

The Hindu festival celebrates the new year and the arrival of spring. (3/30/13)

THE BRONX - Hindus observed the festival of Holi this morning with a big celebration at the Vishnu Mandir Temple in the Bronx.

Holi, the Hindu festival of color, celebrates the new year and the arrival of spring.

Temple members celebrated this morning with singing and dancing and covered each other with colored powder and water.

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