A visit from Lakshmi

The importance of Lakshmi to Hindus.

Diwali and a traditional Hindu stick dance

An introduction to the Hindu festival Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights.

Diwali and new beginnings

Celebrations associated with Diwali. Includes a puppet show of Rama and Sita's story.

Expressing faith through dance and the different Hindu gods

A young Hindu talks about dance and the powers and features of the Hindu gods.

Ganesh the Hindu god

How a young Hindu understands the existence of God with a focus on Ganesh in particular.

Janmashtami and Dahi-handi

A Hindu lady explains Dahi-handi and talks about Krishna's childhood.

Puja - a form of Hindu worship

A look at when and where Hindus pray.

The Diwali Festival and its significance

An insight into the preparations for the Hindu celebration of Diwali.