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VIDEO, PHOTOS: Diwali celebrated in Mission

An estimated crowd of 1,000 people came out to enjoy the annual Diwali celebration at the Clarke Theatre in Mission.

This year’s Festival of Light featured a free dinner, vendors, crafts, henna tattoos and three hours of great dancing and entertainment.

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