Dance academy brings 'Bollywood' dancing to The Bronx

More than 40 students performed several cultural dances to Indian and Caribbean music today to celebrate culture and community.Bharati Dance Academy students performed at Vishnu

THE BRONX - More than 40 students performed several cultural dances to Indian and Caribbean music today to celebrate culture and community.

Bharati Dance Academy students performed at Vishnu Mandir, a Hindu temple.

The students have learned "Bollywood" dances, while also learning about connecting with their culture.

"It's really fun to dance because you learn a lot about your culture and you learn a lot of dances," says dance student Savanna Naidoo.

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