Tag: Festival of Lights

Diwali 2021 Message of His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana.

Diwali 2021 Message of His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 3, 2021

The flame of love will guide us towards shared prosperity I extend joyous greetings to all Guyanese, but especially to ... Read More

First Couple celebrate Diwali at State House

First Couple celebrate Diwali at State House

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 14, 2020

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali and First Lady, Her Excellency, Mrs. Arya Ali this evening celebrated their first Diwali ... Read More

Message by Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony on the occasion of Diwali

Message by Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony on the occasion of Diwali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 14, 2020

The significance of Diwali is manifold. Its true meaning is the celebration of light over darkness, and new beginnings. In ... Read More

AMONG THE PANDITS

AMONG THE PANDITS

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 27, 2019

TODAY, Guyana observes Diwali or Deepavali, the Festival of Lights. In India’s Hindu calendar, today is also Maha Kali Puja ... Read More

Diwali to be observed on Sunday

Diwali to be observed on Sunday

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 24, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 24, 2019 This year, Diwali will be observed on Sunday, October 27. Pamela Nauth, the Technical ... Read More

Message by Dr. George Norton, Minister of Social Cohesion with responsibility for Culture, Youth and Sport on the occasion of Diwali.

Message by Dr. George Norton, Minister of Social Cohesion with responsibility for Culture, Youth and Sport on the occasion of Diwali.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 6, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (November 6, 2018) Today marks one of the most auspicious occasions on the Hindu calendar; it is ... Read More

Remarks by Hon. Moses Nagamootoo Prime Minister & First Vice President (Acting President) – Message on the occasion of Diwali

Remarks by Hon. Moses Nagamootoo Prime Minister & First Vice President (Acting President) – Message on the occasion of Diwali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 5, 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018 On this special occasion of the celebration of Diwali or Deepavali, the Festival of Lights, I ... Read More

Diwali Ignites Fresh Hopes – Diwali Message  Honourable Moses Nagamootoo  Prime Minister and First Vice President  Of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Diwali Ignites Fresh Hopes – Diwali Message Honourable Moses Nagamootoo Prime Minister and First Vice President Of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 29, 2016

  Office of the Prime Minister, Guyana,Saturday, October 29, 2016 The Government of Guyana extends Diwali greetings to all Guyanese ... Read More

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