Lamp Lighter

Dartmouth Flickr | Sat Nov 14, 2015
The Diwali celebration at Dartmouth seeks to unite the traditional aspects of Diwali while including the larger Dartmouth community. Celebrated on a new moon day that is one of the darkest days of year, Diwali marks the triumph of good over evil. Hindus around the world light lamps on this occasion to commemorate the victory of light over darkness. According to Hindu legend, Diwali honors the stories of two avatars of Vishnu. (Photo by Joshua Renaud ’17)Stay connected to Dartmouth: Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Instagram