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Group to host Diwali celebration in Bartlett

Published: Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 6:00 a.m. CST

BARTLETT – BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir of Bartlett will host a Diwali celebration from noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 4 at 1851 S. Route 59, Bartlett, according to a news release from the organization.

The Hindu holiday is traditionally celebrated with fireworks, sweets and community togetherness, the release said.

BAPS is an international organization that is motivated by Hindu principles and dedicated to service and peace, according to the release.

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