Asato ma sadgamaya. Tamaso ma jyotirgamaya Mrtyorma amrtam gamaya…: “Lead me from the untruth to Truth. Lead me from darkness to light. Lead me from death to immortality.”
From : Brhadaranyaka Upanishad — I.iii.28
Loka Samastha Sukhi Nau bhavantu – May the Lord bless the whole world with eternal peace and goodwill…
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Diwali greetings from the president of United States.
October 26th Balvihar
Balvihar is one big family of families and we would like to celebrate Diwali together on Sunday October 26, 2014 as was communicated earlier. This is going to be a fun filled event with art & craft, games, food and fireworks. Yay!!
Here is the schedule for the day. Groups will be split based on religion classes.
10-10:15 : Shlokas
10:15- 11:00 am : Religion 1,2 & 5 Art & Craft - Basement.
Religion 3 & 4 - Games/Movie Temple hall and Ganga room respectively.
Religion 5 will help in Art and Craft
11:00- 11:45 am : Religion 3 & 4 - Art & Craft -Basement Religion 1 & 2 - Games/Movie - Temple hall and Ganga room respectively.
11:50- 12:30 pm : Diwali Pooja performed by all kids.
12:30 :12:45 pm : Fireworks and Food.
To run all the events smoothly we will need help from parents. Please come forward and help out as and when needed. We will need lots of volunteers during arts and crafts, especially during the religion 1 & 2 session.
At this point we would also like to THANK all the families who are doing Seva on this special day by preparing food and helping out with craft activities. Looking forward to seeing you on Sunday.
- Balvihar Team