Students demonstrate Garba and Dandiya, traditional dance performed during Diwali and originating from the state of Gujarat, India.

Middlebury’s South Asian Student Association hosted its annual Diwali celebration on Friday, October 25, in Atwater Dining Hall. The Hindu festival of lights included drew nearly 100 people for traditional prayer, dance, and a feast that included butter chicken, lamb curry, chicken and vegetable kebabs, rajma, basmati rice, raita and green chutney, mango lassi, naan, and chai. Photos by Todd Balfour

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