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Celebrate Indian Culture and Summer Fun at the Third Annual Dallas Festival of Joy

DALLAS (KDAF) – Summer is about to be here and the festivities are already lining up.

On May 21, the third annual Festival of Joy returns to Klyde Warren Park from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. This free festival is a celebration of Indian culture and spirituality.

There’s something for everyone on this day filled with color, flowers, music, dancing, cultural activities and free vegetarian food.

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“Fast becoming a Dallas tradition, the festival will mark the start of summer and the renewal of life post-Covid. The energy and joy felt by the thousands in attendance remind us that there is hope in the world and that inner consciousness can spread to inspire others. We hope that people from all walks of life will come and experience this special celebration of spiritual cultivation,” said Nityananda Dasa, President of Radha Kalachandji Temple.

Officials say the festival is rooted in ancient Indian bhakti, which is celebrated in major cities around the world. It has been observed for more than 3,000 years in the holy city of Jagannatha Puri in India.

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