Diwali is a time to celebrate and spread happiness. Astrea celebrated Diwali this year on 24th October, 2016. All the employees actively participated in the event with great enthusiasm. It was a two day event. We had a group lunch on the first day i.e October 21st, 2016 followed by some games and gifts distribution session on the second day.
The day started with the employees entering the office premises in their ethnic outfits. Everyone was in their best traditional dresses, Girls wearing beautiful Suits and and Boys in their Kurtas. The event started later in the evening where all were gathered in the conference hall for the celebration. The beginning of the event was done with a song sung by one of the employee. Further there was a Gifts Exchange Session. It's always a bliss to see a smile on someone's face because of you. In this session everyone was supposed to bring a small gift for another employee of the office. After this event, there were some fun awards and titles that were given to some particular individuals.
There were also arrangement of snacks for the people. Everyone enjoyed the delicious snacks served to them along with some soft drinks. Also some small puzzles and tongue twisters were asked in between to entertain the attendees. In the end a small game Guess the word was played between boys and girls team.
The closing of the event was accompanied by giving gifts to the individuals wearing Best outfit of the evening in male and female categories. All went home with gifts in their hands and a smile on their faces. Everyone wished one another Happy Diwali and the event ended with a happy note.