DIWALI CELEBRATION

The “Festival of Lights” is the ancient Hindu festival signifying the victory of good over evil by commemorating the return of Lord Rama from his 14-year exile and his vanquishing of the demon-king Ravana. International House Philadelphia’s Diwali celebration features Indian food and sweets, traditional music and dance, and activities including henna, diyas, rangoli, games, and firecrackers.

The “Festival of Lights” is the ancient Hindu festival signifying the victory of good over evil by commemorating the return of Lord Rama from his 14-year exile and his vanquishing of the demon-king Ravana. International House Philadelphia’s Diwali celebration features Indian food and sweets, traditional music and dance, and activities including henna, diyas, rangoli, games, and firecrackers. Info: 215-387-5125 or ihousephilly.org. $15.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 7:00pm
International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut St.