Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre Rothley Street
Leicester LE4 6LF
A talk by Anuradha Dooney of the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies
Diwali is one of Hinduism’s most inclusive festivals and is now celebrated worldwide. One of the most famous of the many Diwali stories is the story of Lord Rama. What does Rama’s Diwali tell us about community and duty, morality and social responsibility? In this talk we look at the story and then go deeper to consider what insights Diwali can bring to the contemporary world.