Oct 24, 2019
Celebrations of Diwali and Candal Light Offering Festival was held at Nyein Foundation’s State Office in Hpa An Township, Kayin State, on October 23, 2019. The event was attended by leaders of Interfaith Dialogue Group, IYCAP alumni in Kayin State, youths from community-based organizations and faith-based organizations, and network organizations.
The celebration aimed to provide youths with an opportunity to learn about Diwali, enable interfaith youths to take part in religious festivals, and promote friendship between them.
During the event, all of the participants sang peace songs, shared their knowledge on the history and value of Diwali, offered candle lights, and enjoyed Hindu traditional food.