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Best International Festivals To Attend This Fall

A look at five of the best international festivals and events held in the fall.

08/26/2015

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Hindu Group Makes New Push To Add Diwali To NYC School Holidays

A New York City Hindu group on Wednesday made a new push for the city’s Department of Education to add the holy day of Diwali to the school holiday calendar.

06/24/2015

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Millburn Parents Push For Hindu Holiday Diwali To Be Added To School Holiday List

Similar fights are going on throughout the country as parents fight to get many different cultural and religious holidays added to the school holiday list in their areas.

04/09/2014

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Some New Yorkers Say School Holiday Proposals Are Going Too Far

Some New Yorkers on Saturday were questioning the idea of adding days off from school for holidays representing multiple religious faiths.

10/19/2013