Diwali http://whqr.org en Sounds of the Season: Sanskrit chanting in Diwali ceremony http://whqr.org/post/sounds-season-sanskrit-chanting-diwali-ceremony <p>Hindus locally and worldwide just finished celebrating Diwali, the colorful New Year Festival where prayers are made to the elephant god Lord Ganesha and to the Goddess Lakshmi for wealth and wisdom. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Amanda Greene 27515 at http://whqr.org Sounds of the Season: Sanskrit chanting in Diwali ceremony