Diwali, literally translated into “Festival of Light,” celebrates the victory of light over darkness. It is a ritual shared by Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and even some Buddhists.The celebration of Diwali at Brandeis is open to everyone. Hosted by Center for Spiritual Life and Namaskar, the event invites all to try on Indian clothing, enjoy traditional Hindu cuisines and learn about the holiday.

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Candles were lit as part of the Diwali celebration.

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Students enjoyed catered Indian food at the event.

On Saturday, Nov. 6, the Brandeis Latinx Student Organization hosted their annual cultural show “INCENDIO.” “INCENDIO” embodies the theme and spirit of the show, which features dance, musical performances, flame-themed decorations and service of catered Latinx food. 

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Brandeis Latinx Student Organization introduces the show and the performers.