The Indian community will celebrate the Festival of Lights, DIWALI 2013, at Sheraton Saigon Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City's District 1 on Saturday.
"Symbolizing the victory of the good over the evil, the festival is a time to spread the spirit of kindness and share the joy, time to reach out with warmth, shower with gifts, and bring happiness to everyone around you," said a statement by the Indian Chamber of Commerce (Incham), which has organized the celebration for the last 15 years.
The centerpiece of this year's celebration will be a live music performance by renowned Bollywood singer Udit Narayan, who has been honored with India's premier civil decoration, the Padmashree.
Those attending the celebrations can enjoy music, dancing, sumptuous Indian dishes with free flow of drinks. They can also and win exciting raffle prizes.