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8. Hindu Festival of Lights

Swaminarayan. Image © 2010 Ruth Lor Malloy. This weekend is Deepavali or Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights. This is one of the religion’s

7. A Lovely Mexican Ghost

Mexican festival. Image©Ruth Lor Malloy 2010 It’s not often that I can see a preview before a festival show that will appear the following

6. Primarily an Introduction

Sri Lankan Temple. Image©Ruth Lor Malloy 2010 Do you have to take off your shoes and wear something on your head in a Sri

5. Sri Lankan Robe Procession

Image©Ruth Lor Malloy 2010 I had a wonderful time at the Buddhist temple yesterday.  The once-a-year Sri Lankan Robe Procession at the Maha Vihara

Image©Ruth Lor Malloy 2010 Wow! I thought Mexico’s version of Halloween at Harbourfront was fantastic when I saw it a couple years ago.  It

3. The Lions’ Exotic Den

I lived for four years in India and loved it. I visited Sikh temples there and knew about Sikh hospitality.  My visits were usually

2. Halloween and Sri Lankans

This weekend is Halloween.  This festival is on my web-site because I think it would be nice if our immigrants understood something about Toronto

1. Why a calendar?

Why a web-site with a calendar of ethnic festivals in Toronto? And why restrict it to free or almost free events?  Why include Halloween