Tag: Hindu

Diwali Celebration goes virtual

Diwali Celebration goes virtual

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 15, 2020

- hosted by Culture Ministry The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport celebrated the festival of lights with cultural entertainment ... Read More

Diwali message from Mayor Ubraj Narine.

Diwali message from Mayor Ubraj Narine.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 27, 2019

Deepavali is a very auspicious occasion for Hindus across the world. The foundation of Hinduism is the essence of unity ... 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

A Message from the Hon. Minister of Social Cohesion, Dr. George Norton on the occasion of Navratri

A Message from the Hon. Minister of Social Cohesion, Dr. George Norton on the occasion of Navratri

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 28, 2019

On behalf of the Ministry of the Presidency, Department of Social Cohesion, Culture, Youth and Sport, including the members of ... 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 the festival of joyous lights observed by Guyanese

Diwali the festival of joyous lights observed by Guyanese

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 19, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 19, 2017 Guyanese lined the route along Sandy Babb Street and the Seawall road to the ... Read More

Guyanese welcome ‘Social Cohesion Day 2017’   -urge acceptance and celebration of diversity   

Guyanese welcome ‘Social Cohesion Day 2017’  -urge acceptance and celebration of diversity  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 12, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana – (May 12, 2017) Guyanese, yesterday, turned out in their numbers at the National Cultural Centre (NCC) to ... Read More

Minister Greenidge pays tribute to fallen heroes at Remembrance Day

Minister Greenidge pays tribute to fallen heroes at Remembrance Day

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 13, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Sunday, November 13, 2016 Fallen men and women of the armed forces were today honoured at the 2016 ... Read More

Guyana stages reading extravaganza to mark International Literacy Day

Guyana stages reading extravaganza to mark International Literacy Day

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 8, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, September 8, 2016 September 8, is International Literacy Day, a day for promoting literacy as a way ... Read More

President, First Lady attend interfaith service as Guyana ushers in Heritage Month

President, First Lady attend interfaith service as Guyana ushers in Heritage Month

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 31, 2016

Georgetown, Guyana – (August 31, 2016) President David Granger and First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, this evening, attended an interfaith ... Read More

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