Devin and I attended  Diwali on November 11, 2015. Diwali is the “festival of lights”. It is the biggest holiday of the year for Hindus and celebrates the triumph of good over evil. Diwali lasts for five days, and includes many festivities, family gatherings, and food!

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Decorations inside of the Temple.

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People gather inside of the Temple to socialize as well as worship the Hindu gods.

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Most of the women wear traditional, brightly colored saris. Some have patterns and other detail. From left to right is Jaina, Gita, Prya, and Puje.


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