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Join the Friends of the Oriental Museum

8 November 2023 - 8 November 2023

6:00PM - 7:30PM

Elvet Hill House 009

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A Friends of the Oriental Museum event with speaker Ms Tanju Sen, Volunteer, Oriental Museum

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Diya lamps lit during the festival of Diwali

This lecture will cover the Hindu festival of lights - Diwali.

  • The story of Diwali
  • The origin of the Diya
  • Relevance of Diwali in our life today
  • Traditions, rituals and celebrations
  • Diwali at the Oriental Museum            
  • My Diwali- as I celebrate it

The Oriental Museum will be holding a Diwali celebration on 14th November