Diwali – The Festival of Lights

By Chaitra Somasundar, Staff Writer Diwali, also known as Deepawali, derives from the word diya/deepa, which means lamp. Diwali is a festival of lights that celebrates the victory of good over evil and light over darkness. It is celebrated on the New Moon’s night of the month of Karthik (according to the Hindu calendar). In the […]

Holi celebrated on campus in a Thunderfashion!!

Holi – The Festival Of Colors Holi, also called the festival of colors, is celebrated with great excitement and fun around various parts of India. It primarilycelebrates the change of seasons, the end of winter and the start of spring and all the life associated that it brings with it. Thus, the event is celebrated with lots […]