Diwali 2016

November 9, 2016

On Monday 7th November, staff and students from USW were invited to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali at the iconic Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay.

The Diwali reception, hosted by the Rt Hon Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales, and Raj Aggarwal OBE, DL, Hon Consul of India in Wales brought together members of the Indian community, Indian students and Indian and Welsh businesses, the armed forces and community, religious and political leaders. The event was a celebration of the friendships and relationships that flourish between India and Wales and an opportunity to celebrate the significant contribution the Indian Diaspora and Indian students make to Wales.