UK Happenings

Celebrate Diwali With ISA

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 26, 2011) – The Indian Student Association at the University of Kentucky is hosting Diwali Dhoom 2011 at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Singletary Center for the Arts.

Diwali is known as the "festival of lights" and is being celebrated with vibrant Indian dance, music and food. Diwali Dhoom is open to the campus community and the general public. The event will feature a talent show including performances from the University of Cincinnati, University of Louisville, Wright State University and other competitive teams. The event will be followed by a reception featuring a traditional Indian dinner menu.

Tickets are available at the Singletary Center center box-office or online. The prices are $17.95 for students and $19.95 for adults (subject to Singletary Ticketing fees); tickets do include the price of dinner. Dinner is being provided by Shalimar Indian Restaurant from Louisville.

For more information about the event, contact Raghava Aditya at For more information about ISA contact Ravi Mahajan, ISA president, at