Indian American lawmaker Jenifer Rajkumar, who led the fight to make Diwali a holiday, calls it a victory for South Asians
US lawmaker Grace Meng to keep pushing her bill to create federal holidays for Lunar New Year and Diwali
New York State Assembly set to pass legislation making Lunar New Year and Diwali as State holidays
Bills introduced in Michigan to declare Diwali, Vaisakhi, Eid and Lunar New Year as official holidays
The bill “recognizes others’ cultures, contributing to the wonderful tapestry that is Utah”
The donation was announced at Gov. Ron DeSantis’ Diwali event at the Governor’s Mansion.
Mickey Mouse talks about the holiday and a few Diwali traditions in a vlog-style format for preschoolers
“Together, South Asian Americans reflect the soul of who we are as a nation,” says the President
DeSantis’ first live virtual rally hosted by Indian American community leader Danny Gaekwad attracted over 100,000 viewers
Former President lights the lamp at Diwali celebrations organised by Republican Hindu Coalition at Mar-a-Lago
Diwali themed animations to run on One World Trade Centre every night from Oct 22 to 24
Indian festival of lights set to dazzle from iconic One World Center to White House
“This is a solid community,” says NYC mayor Eric Adams recognizing Indian Americans’ contributions to the US
The Deepavali Day Act will recognize and honor the immense contributions of Indian-Americans to the US
Indian American lawmakers Raja Krishnamoorthi, Ro Khanna, join event announcing the Deepavali Day Act
Empire State Building lit up in orange to mark Indian festival of lights.
“On behalf of our families, we wish a happy Diwali to Hindus, Jains, Sikhs, Buddhists, and everyone celebrating the festival of lights across the United States, India, and the world,” they said.
“Wherever Americans light diyas to celebrate Diwali, our nation shines bright as a beacon of religious liberty for all people,” says Trump.
Artistes of Nrityaki Dance Academy rivet diverse crowd with myriad performances.
Ambassador Navtej Sarna: “Diwali has become emblematic of India abroad.”
Sen. Kaine, Rep. Gerry Connolly, Congressional hopeful Jennifer Wexton add sparkle to the festival of lights.
Twenty-three US lawmakers and three envoys address attendees in Senate office building for the Diwali celebrations.
Mayor Muriel Bowser proclaims October 25 as ‘Diwali Day’ in Washington, DC.
CAPAC is currently chaired by Rep. Judy Chu.
Interview with Sailaja Joshi, founder of Choti+Me and Bharat Babies.