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Description

A brother and sister explain the celebrations associated with Diwali including food, presents and new beginnings. There is also a puppet show about one of the most famous stories told at the time of Diwali, the story of Rama and Sita.
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First broadcast:
14 March 2000

Classroom Ideas

An ideal opportunity to recreate the story about Ram, either through drama or as a puppet show, as seen in the clip. Children could also reflect on celebrations in their lives and how they compare with those of Diwali.

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