Dussehra Vijaya Dashami – Saturday, October 12, 2019 – 5:30pm and Dandia & Raas Garba Dancing – 8:30pm onwards
Our forthcoming function in the temple is Vijaya Dashami (Dussehra) on Saturday, October 12th, 2019 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm followed by dinner. Please join us in the Bhajans (Chanting), Aarti and dinner. The Preeti Bhojan (dinner) will be served by Deepak Mittal and Iti Rai Family.
After Dussehra celebrations & dinner at the mandir, Gujarati families of Vancouver Island and the Victoria Hindu Temple would like to invite all to join in the- Dandia and Raas Garba dancing at 8:30pm at Mary Winspear Center – 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney, BC
Please join us in these festivities !!!
Vijayadashami is celebrated as victory of Lord Rama over Ravana and also triumph of Goddess Durga over the Demon Mahishasura. It marks the end of the Maha Navratri or the nine days of Durga Puja. It is a celebration of righteousness over evil.