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Little India Deepavali Walk
Date & Time: 18 September 2017, 12:00am - 11:59pm

Thursday 5 October 2017

10 am – 1:30 pm approx.
Fee: $35 (including lunch)

Take a walk with ES! through the streets of Little India and see how the community prepares for the colourful  Deepavali festival.  FOM docent Abha Kaul will share with us the meaning of Deepavali, explaining the rich customs and traditions associated with this festival, which Hindus consider one of the most important festivals to celebrate. Why is it called the festival of lights?  What are the stories surrounding the festival?  Not only is this a very colourful time but one, which is associated with wonderful food, especially sweets.  Enjoy a light lunch to conclude the programme (included in fee). 
Walk with us and find out more about Deepavali.

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