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US State Secretary Kerry hosts first Diwali celebrations, hails Indian diaspora

Keeping up the tradition ushered in by US President Barack Obama since 2009, Secretary of State John Kerry hosted 2014 Diwali celebrations for the first time in Washington DC, while Indian Amabassador S. Jaishankar joined him in lighting the Diwali Diya on the auspicious day. Resident Hindu Priest Narayanachar L. Digalakote from the Sri Siva Vishnu temple presided over the ...

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