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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

On Deering Meadow, a crowd of students in white shirts throw colorful powder on each other.

South Asian Students Alliance, OM at Northwestern host Holi celebrations on Deering Meadow

May 1, 2022

Dusty clouds of fuschia, lime green and coral burst in the sky like fireworks, staining clothes and faces Saturday afternoon.  As part of the South Asian Students Alliance and OM at Northwestern’s...

OM at Northwestern Co-president and Weinberg sophomore Arushi Tiwari opened the 2022 Hindu Classical Arts Showcase by singing a song which praises and worships the god Ganesh Ji, the remover of obstacles. It is customary to perform this ritual when beginning an auspicious event or celebration.

Captured: OM at Northwestern exhibits traditional Hindu performing arts at its 2022 Classical Arts Showcase

March 2, 2022

Welcome to The Daily’s photo blog: Captured. This is a space for The Daily’s photographers to share their best work, including photos from weekend performances and events around the community. You...

The words “Northwestern: Religious & Spiritual Life” are written on a door’s glass in Parkes Hall.

NU religious organizations make alterations to combat omicron variant

February 16, 2022

With the rise of the omicron variant, some Northwestern religious organizations have implemented policies to reduce the spread and ensure safety of its members. OM at NU, a Hindu-centered religious...

A person in white holds a battery-powered candle, placing it onto a small pedestal holding a picture of a Hindu goddess. Around the person are several similar candles.

Northwestern holds first institution-backed celebration of Diwali

November 5, 2021

Northwestern’s first-ever institution-backed celebration of Diwali included a gathering in Cahn Auditorium, a student-created display of nearly 5,000 diyas across campus and Indian dishes in all major...

A pair of praying hands with various religious iconographies surrounding them.

A guide to religious spaces at NU

August 15, 2021

Northwestern’s students come to campus from over 75 countries and practice a variety of faith traditions. Starting just days after move-in, undergraduates can find community through many spiritual and...

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