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Living in Color: Holi Festival of Colors in Spanish Fork draws thousands

Published: Friday, Aug. 28 2015 11:40 a.m. MDT

Thousands took part in the annual Festival of Colors at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork on Saturday, March 29, 2014. (Matt Gade, Deseret News) Thousands took part in the annual Festival of Colors at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork on Saturday, March 29, 2014. (Matt Gade, Deseret News)

Thousands took part in the annual Festival of Colors at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork on Saturday, March 29. The event, with originates in Hinduism, is held each year in honor of Holi, which in India celebrates the arrival of Spring and end of Winter. The throwing of colors symbolizes burying the hatchet and throwing worries to the wind. A social event, it also features music, food and yoga.

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