The Resource Diwali : festival of lights, Rina Singh

Diwali : festival of lights, Rina Singh

Label
Diwali : festival of lights
Title
Diwali
Title remainder
festival of lights
Statement of responsibility
Rina Singh
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Discusses the festival Diwali and how it is celebrated.
Award
OLA Best Bets, 2016.
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10532879
Cataloging source
NLC
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1955-
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Singh, Rina
Dewey number
j294.5/36
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1080
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Orca origins
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  • Divali
  • Divali
  • Divali
Target audience
juvenile
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festival of lights
Label
Diwali : festival of lights, Rina Singh
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is Diwali? -- The Hindu legends of Diwali -- Rama's legend -- Krishna's legend -- Lakshmi's legend -- The days of Diwali -- Hindu Diwali-- Sikh Diwali -- Jain Diwali -- Aditya's story -- The history of Indian immigration -- Coming to North America -- United States -- Canada -- The Komagata Maru -- After the Komagata Maru incident -- Swati's story -- Nimrat's story -- The evolution of Diwali -- The changing face of Diwali in India - Mithai gets a makeover -- Widows celebrate Diwali -- Diwali in North America now -- Mitra's story -- Sapna's story -- Diwali around the world -- Diwali in India -- Jaipur -- Varanasi -- West Bengal and Assam -- Goa -- Diwali in the slums of Mumbai -- Kerala -- Diwali outside India -- Nepal -- Great Britain -- Singapore -- Thailand -- South Africa -- Suriname -- Trinidad -- A final word from the author
Control code
ocn936978246
Data quality
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
93 pages
Isbn
9781459810075
Lccn
2016931882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)936978246
Label
Diwali : festival of lights, Rina Singh
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is Diwali? -- The Hindu legends of Diwali -- Rama's legend -- Krishna's legend -- Lakshmi's legend -- The days of Diwali -- Hindu Diwali-- Sikh Diwali -- Jain Diwali -- Aditya's story -- The history of Indian immigration -- Coming to North America -- United States -- Canada -- The Komagata Maru -- After the Komagata Maru incident -- Swati's story -- Nimrat's story -- The evolution of Diwali -- The changing face of Diwali in India - Mithai gets a makeover -- Widows celebrate Diwali -- Diwali in North America now -- Mitra's story -- Sapna's story -- Diwali around the world -- Diwali in India -- Jaipur -- Varanasi -- West Bengal and Assam -- Goa -- Diwali in the slums of Mumbai -- Kerala -- Diwali outside India -- Nepal -- Great Britain -- Singapore -- Thailand -- South Africa -- Suriname -- Trinidad -- A final word from the author
Control code
ocn936978246
Data quality
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
93 pages
Isbn
9781459810075
Lccn
2016931882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)936978246

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