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Celebrate Peoria: Diwali

Join us on Sunday, October 29 as we celebrate our Hindu community in our next event in our series Celebrate Peoria at Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum. Celebrate Peoria: Diwali is in collaboration with Hindu Temple of Central Illinois!

Diwali is a five day Hindu celebration of the triumph of good over evil. Whether it celebrates the achievement of Hindu gods Rama or Krishna, Diwali is holiday that welcomes prosperity and a fresh new year.

Activities will include:
- Traditional Indian dance and tabla performances
- Make your own beautiful diya (lamp)
- Watch a rangoli (floor art) demonstration
- Hinduism and Diwali presentation and Q & A
- And more to come!
Activities are included with museum admission or membership.

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum