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Diwali Celebration 2019

Monday, October 28



    Diwali Celebration 2019

    Discussing the upcoming Diwali celebration with Tushar Solanki, a volunteer with BAPS Charities. Diwali is a 5-day celebration taking place in Irving, which culminates with a Hindu New Year festival.

    (Published Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019)

    Join NBC 5 and BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir at the Diwali Celebration on Monday, October 28 at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir from 1:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Irving.

    Diwali is a five-day celebration that culminates with the Hindu New Year Celebration with decorative offering of vegetarian sweets and food. It is one of India’s most significant festivals. It is the Festival of Lights where the lights or lamps signify victory of the good over the evil with every human.

    Experience activities including classical Indian art form of Rangoli (designs made of colored powder, rice or sand) and other hand-crafted Diwali decorations. Don’t forget the fireworks and the traditional display of Annakut (mountain of food) composed of delectable Indian Sweets and Savory vegetarian dishes, all masterfully arrange.

    The event is open to public and all community members are welcome to participate. For more information, visit www.baps.org/dallas

    Diwali Celebration 2019
    Monday, October 28
    1:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
    BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
    4601 N. State Hwy 161
    Irving, TX 75038