Topic Tag: Divali

Embark, Festivals and Events

Need to know | Events calendar (September/October 2019)

Essential info to help you make the most of September and October across the Caribbean — from a new literature festival in Brooklyn to Divali in T&T, Guyana, and Suriname

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Embark, Food and Cuisine

Divali: a feast for all | Cookup

The Hindu festival of lights is a time of hospitality and generosity, writes Franka Philip — from welcoming friends and family into your home to helping those affected by misfortune

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Embark, Culture, Food and Cuisine, Trinidad and Tobago

Divali: a feast among friends | Cookup

After years of enjoying Divali hospitality from her friends, Franka Philip plans her own festival feast — with some expert help

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Embark, Food and Cuisine, People, Trinidad and Tobago

Michelle Sohan: the accidental baker | Cookup

Baking wasn’t always a passion for Michelle Sohan — but this “accidental” career has won her international kudos

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Embark, Festivals and Events

Datebook | Caribbean Events Calendar (September/October 2017)

Don’t miss . . . Diwali 19 October Guyana Tiny deyas twinkle in the night. Their small rays bring hope and positivity, as Mother Lakshmi,...

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Embark, Festivals and Events, Food and Cuisine, Literature, Theatre and Dance

Word of mouth (September/October 2016)

Lit city September brings New York City’s biggest free literary festival — with Caribbean writers always in the mix. Nixon Nelson gives...

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Embark, Festivals and Events

Caribbean Datebook (November/December 2015)

Don’t miss . . . Season of lights From Divali in Guyana, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago to Christmas all over the region, the final...

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