Celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights, with the international student services office and the SCAD Indian Student Association. Enjoy an evening of Indian music and dance, get a traditional henna tattoo and savor authentic cuisine catered by Taste of India. Diwali will feature traditional Indian decorations, Bollywood dance performances, Henna tattoos, dance, games and music. Sponsored by the SCAD Indian Student Association, Diwali is celebrated to commemorate the return of Lord Rama to Ayodhya after defeating the Demon King Ravana. Diwali signifies the awareness of inner light and brings peace and joy.
Admission is free and transportation from residence halls will be provided. Other stops may be requested at the conclusion of the event.
The event is open to all SCAD students with valid SCAD ID and is a First-year Experience passport event.
There will be a $5 charge for each plate of food and henna tattoo (cash only).
Friday, Nov. 6