Diwali: Festival of Lights

November 6, 2021



Join us as we honor one of the most celebrated holidays in Indian culture on Saturday, November 6.

While at the museum, discover the meaning and rich traditions of Diwali. Make your very own Diya lamp and have fun finding your rhythm while watching and learning Bollywood dance moves with Sun Bollywood.


2020 Celebration highlights:

Enjoy last year’s celebration of lively dance performances, art, stories, and crafts. Be inspired by dhol drums, learn to make a diya lamp and create a mehendi design



Classical Bharatanatyam Dance

This celebration is created in partnership with the Museum’s South Asian Cultural Advisors



Special thanks to our presenting sponsor:

This program was made possible, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San Jose.