Date(s) - 23 October 2021 - 08 October 2022
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Little India MRT Station
Dear Members & Friends,
Join us for a DEEPAVALI guided tour with Charlotte Chu in Little India and discover about the Festival of Lights, the most important festival for the Hindus.
Come on this walk to find out how the Hindus celebrated this very colorful holiday.¬†Indulge in all your senses as you walk through this fascinating Ethnic Area.¬†Check out Serangoon Road and its back streets, where you will find a myriad of interesting¬†shops, spices, textiles and garland makers etc. Learn about the history of the area and see the¬†beautiful architecture of the colorful terrace houses. Hear about the Gods in the oldest Hindu¬†temple in the area and witness how the devotees do their prayers. Get to taste delicious Indian¬†snacks and ‚Äėpulled‚Äô tea. Always curious as to how a sari is tied, well this is your chance to see a¬†‚Äėlive‚Äô demo in a shop that sells beautiful saris.¬†You have the option of staying on for lunch/dinner at the oldest vegetarian restaurant in Little¬†India.
Date: Saturday 8th of October 2022
Time: 9.30 am to 12.30 pm
Fees: $48 for members, $68 for non-members
Meeting point: Little India MRT exit E street level, along Buffalo Road
There are lots of walking, so please put on comfortable footwear that are also easy to slip¬†on/off as we have to remove our shoes at the entrances to the temples, bring an umbrella and a bottle¬†of water.
Registration is mandatory¬†if you wish to attend this event.¬†Please register by Thursday, 6th¬†October.
I am looking forward to seeing you there !
Please note that cancellations with less than 48 hours notice of an SAS event will not be refunded.¬†
No-shows & cancellations fees:
No-shows will be charged. Free cancellation can be done till 2 days prior to the event by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Cancellations made later will be charged the event costs.
This event is fully booked.