Halton Gujarati Senior Samaj Hosts Annual Diwali Program

Founders of the Halton Gujarati Seniors Samaj

By: Laura Steiner

Milton’s Hindu Community gathered at the Milton Sports Centre on October 8, to mark Diwali holiday.  Festivities were organized by the Halton Gujarati Seniors Samaj.

 

Mayor Gord Krantz participates in a lamp lighting festival at Diwali with Halton MPP Indira Naidoo-Harris

Diwali is known as the Hindu festival of lights. Ceremonies included a lamp lighting ceremony featuring Milton Mayor Gord Krantz, and Halton M.P.P. Indira Naidoo-Harris.  The lamps are used to symbolize hope, and celebration.