King Zwelithini Unites Cultures at the Diwali Celebration in South Africa

King Zwelithini Unites Cultures at the Diwali Celebration in South Africa

King Zwelithini has called on the nation to unite and accept cultures of different racial groups. King of Amazulu, Goofwill Zwelithini, says hosting the Diwali celebrations at his Osuthu palace at KwaNongoma in northern KwaZulu-Natal should be seen as an attempt to forge unity and love amongst different races. The monarch hosted the Indian religious […]

Three Million in U.S. Celebrating Diwali

Three Million in U.S. Celebrating Diwali

Three million people in the U.S. along with their friends and compatriots worldwide will be celebrating Diwali on Thursday, Oct. 23. Diwali is one of the biggest holidays in India and for expats. Like Christmas, It involves colorful lights decorating a house, gift exchanges, dressing up in new clothes and a many family traditions. Diwali […]

Diwali A Festival of Light in a Dark World

Diwali A Festival of Light in a Dark World

Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Light, is a celebration that truly brings light to all the dark corners of the world.  The most famous of all the Hindu festivities, it literally translates as “rows of lighted lamps” and in all Hindu communities worldwide, the traditional earthenware lamps, called diyas, will be lit and placed just […]