President Donald Trump greets Indians on Diwali, a festival that ushers in new beginnings

President Donald Trump greets Indians on Diwali, a festival that ushers in new beginnings

President Donald Trump stated, “The First Lady and I wish the millions of people in the United States and around the world observing Diwali a joyous celebration and prosperous new beginnings”. Continue reading President Donald Trump greets Indians on Diwali, a festival that ushers in new beginnings

President Trump’s India visit demonstrates “strong and enduring ties” between the two countries: White House

President Trump’s India visit demonstrates “strong and enduring ties” between the two countries: White House

Trump administration official: “India has a strong foundation of democracy. It is a country rich in religious, linguistic and cultural diversity” and “the birthplace of four major world religions”. Continue reading President Trump’s India visit demonstrates “strong and enduring ties” between the two countries: White House

US lawmakers greeted by overflow crowd at Diwali celebration on Capitol Hill

US lawmakers greeted by overflow crowd at Diwali celebration on Capitol Hill

The eagerly awaited annual Diwali celebration on Capitol Hill, now organized by BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha and co-hosted by Indiaspora and the Hindu American Foundation, attracts several members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist faiths who celebrate the popular and pluralistic Indian festival of lights. Continue reading US lawmakers greeted by overflow crowd at Diwali celebration on Capitol Hill