Montana State University's Indian Student Association will once again celebrate Diwali, the traditional Indian Festival of Lights,  with a banquet of traditional Indian food and entertainment on Sunday, November 18 from 5:30 pm - 8 pm. The celebration is open to the public. Details here:

MSU's Indian Student Association is proud to continue the tradition of celebrating Diwali with students of MSU and the Bozeman community. The celebration will take place in the Strand Union Ballrooms this Sunday night and include presentations about India, a variety of entertainment including music and dance, and Indian food prepared by members of the ISA.

Diwali is a significant festival in Hinduism, Sikhism and Jainism, celebrated on the first day of the lunar Karita month, where the lights represent the victory of good over evil. It's usually celebrated with traditional activities and prayer.

Tickets are $8 and will be sold near the Ask Us Desk and in the Diversity Awareness Office on November 15th and 16th from 12 - 2 pm. Tickets may also be available the evening of the event. Contact the Diversity Awareness Office at 994-5801 for more info.