On 17 October 2009, there was a grand celebration of Dipawali for the children in Rehabilitation Center. Diwali is one of the most prominent festivals in India. The children were engaged in building a replica of Great fort Raigarh. They enjoyed the new clothes and sweetmeat, explosion of crackers. Ms. Miranda Hudson from U.K also participated in the celebration. Advocate Sudhir Naik explained the importance of the day. The sympathizers of Snehalaya visited the rehab. center and donated new clothes, sweets, soaps, hair oil etc.
The children enjoyed the festival.