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Festival of Lights

Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 - 7 p.m.

Location: Ochre Court great hall

Event Type: Public Event, Religious/Spiritual

Audience: Public

Contact: Matthew Kelly
Phone: (401) 341-2227

Hosted by the Mercy Center for Spiritual Life, this annual interfaith gathering will celebrate peace and justice in the world through songs, dances and prayers. Notable during the festival is the lighting of religious symbols such as the Hindu Diwali Diyas, the Jewish Menorah, the Christian Advent wreath and the Muslim Fanoos, along with the universal peace candle. Open to the Salve Regina community and the general public; reception to follow.