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PRAYER BUS TOUR:  2019 Series


A Taste of India:  Culture, Rituals, Festivals, Foods


Meet: Multi-Cultural Center of Sioux Falls at 1:20 PM ~ 515 N. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD ** presentation will all take place at the MCC**

A Taste of India Presented by Dr. Poornima D’Souza will begin at 1:30 pm

Presentation topics will include: Spices, Various Festivals, Attire, Experience Bollywood Dance, Taste of Foods, Culture, History of India  Receive a Gift from India:  a Henna Design

This Prayer Bus Tour, the first of the 2019 series, takes us to the vast country of India.  In 2015, there were more than 500 people from India who settled in SD.  Dr. Poornima D’Souza, is a School-Home Liaison and a Parent Educator with the Sioux Falls School District.  She also teaches Differentiation and Diversity, graduate level course at Augustana University.  She will introduce us to the diversity that exists in India itself, its languages, religions, traditions, food, etc.  All participants will receive a typical “henna design” and enjoy a Bollywood Dance!

PARTNERS:  Multi-Cultural Center of Sioux Falls; Pax Christi Southeaster SD Chapter; Presentation Sisters of Aberdeen, SD; Dr. Poornima D’Souza of Parent University

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:  Sister Pegge Boehm, cjmin1@midconetwork.com; Phone/Text 605-848-3225; FACEBOOK Invite, Like, Share: Pax Christi South Dakota