Tickets Available for Dandiya Night

Indian Cultural Association

The Indian Culture Association invites students to attend Dandiya Night, a celebration of the Indian holiday Navratri, from 7-10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at the Arkansas Alumni House. The event is free for students but tickets are required. Non-student tickets are available for $11.

Navratri is an annual holiday that spans nine days in September and October. It is celebrated in various regions of India in different ways. This occasion typically involves many different traditional dances such as dandiya raas and garba. Dandiya Night allows students to get a glimpse into the culture and be involved in a widely celebrated holiday by learning traditional dances and the origin of the holiday. 

Students can get their free tickets and non-students can purchase tickets in front of the Arkansas Union Food Court on the following dates:

  • Friday, Oct. 18 – 11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 23 – 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 24 – 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Friday Oct. 25 – 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This event is supported by the Student Activities Fee as a funded event by the Associated Student Government and is free to all currently enrolled University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, students who pay the student activities fee. For questions about the event or for accommodations due to disability please contact Gopi Lukhi,, 501-513-7200.


Gopi Lukhi, president
Indian Culture Association (RSO)


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