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A visit from Lakshmi
Duration: 03.37Clip duration: 03.37
The importance of Lakshmi to Hindus.
Diwali and a traditional Hindu stick dance
Duration: 02.00Clip duration: 02.00
An introduction to the Hindu festival Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights.
Diwali and new beginnings
Duration: 06.08Clip duration: 06.08
Celebrations associated with Diwali. Includes a puppet show of Rama and Sita's story.
Ganesh the Hindu god
Duration: 02.06Clip duration: 02.06
How a young Hindu understands the existence of God with a focus on Ganesh in particular.
Janmashtami and Dahi-handi
Duration: 03.14Clip duration: 03.14
A Hindu lady explains Dahi-handi and talks about Krishna's childhood.
Janmashtami, Krishna's birthday
Duration: 02.19Clip duration: 02.19
A visit to the Hindu temple (Mandir) to celebrate Janmashtami, Krishna's birthday.
The Diwali Festival and its significance
Duration: 03.25Clip duration: 03.25
An insight into the preparations for the Hindu celebration of Diwali.