Guests will have
the chance to decorate their own lantern as well as participate in creating a
is a popular art form among Indian women. Rangoli are painted on the
ground in front of houses using colored rice powder -- sometimes supplemented
by flower petals and other colorful materials.
Members from the Cincinnati Museum Center stopped by FOX19 Morning News to teach FOX19's Jessica Brown how to make her own Diwali decoration.
Diwali, is India's biggest and most important holiday of the year. The
festival gets its name from the row of clay lamps that Indians light outside
their homes to symbolize the inner light that protects us from spiritual
This festival is as important to Hindus as the Christmas holiday is
to Christians. Diwali, celebrated in October or November each year, originated
as a harvest festival that marked the last harvest of the year before winter.
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