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Diwali

Sunday, October 15
Ted Mann Concert Hall

Join us for an enchanting and culturally-rich experience at "Diwali Around The World: Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam" presented by The Hindu Society of Minnesota on October 15th, 2023. The event features a captivating agenda, starting with a social hour from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM, allowing attendees to mingle and connect. From 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM, be mesmerized by a spectacular cultural program showcasing Diwali traditions from around the world, with captivating performances, music, and dances. To culminate the celebrations, a delicious dinner will be provided in a to-go box at 6:30 PM.

Come together with friends, family, and the community for this unforgettable celebration of lights, joy, and unity. Secure your tickets now for "Diwali Around The World: Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam.

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Visiting Priests

All rituals will be performed by our (7) temple priests along with (4) guest priests from other temples in the USA. We will have a live Nadaswaram on all the (3) days as well as Bhajans. We have a 2-1/2 day religious program and invite all the devotees to participate and get the blessings of Lord Shiva.

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Manikandan Sivachariyar

Manikandan Sivachariyar originally from Tamil Nadu currently resides in Delaware USA. He completed Sivagama choodamani at Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam in kanchepuram Tamilnadu. He worked in Mahalakshmi Temple, DE for 8 years. Now he is working as the chief priest at Sri Sanakara Narayana Temple, Delaware.

Special Performances/Events

During the upcoming Sahara Lingarchana celebration at our Hindu Temple of Minnesota, we are thrilled to announce that we will have the privilege of Nadaswaram Recital from acclaimed artists. The artists who will be performing during the Sahasra Lingarchana are renowned for their skill and expertise in playing the Nadaswaram. Their performance will add to the spiritual ambiance of the occasion and create a memorable experience for all those in attendance. We invite everyone to come and be a part of this special celebration and witness this unique and awe-inspiring performance.

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Niruban
Nakintheeran

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Suriyakumar Jeyaraman

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Nathaswara Vidwan
M.P. Nakeenthiran

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Nirmalan
Nakeenthiran

Schedule

Schedule

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SOCIAL HOUR

Mingle with friends before the performances. Snacks such as samosas and chai will be available for sale.

6:30 PM
DINNER (TO-GO BOX)

Mangala Vadyam, Sri Maha Ganapathi Pooja, Sankalpam, TritiyaKala Pooja

4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
CULTURAL PROGRAM

Come together with friends and family to embrace the spirit of Diwali in a night of unforgettable performances and cultural enrichment.

Parking

Parking

Convenient parking options 

Parking

Schedule

On-site parking on all 3 days

Location

Ted Mann Concert Hall

2128 S 4th St Minneapolis, MN 55455

More information

Car-pooling encouraged 

Food Menu

Food

FRIDAY JUNE 9TH

DINNER

  • Papdi Chat

  • Samosa Chat

  • Pulao & Raita
  • Rava Laddu 

Sponsors: Sree Lakshmi and Friends

Food Committee members: Madhulika , Bharati & Archana 

Contacts

Contacts

Event Contact

Food Contact

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