Twinkling Lights, Diwali Nights
About the Book
"Twinkling Lights, Diwali Nights" a dual language (English/Punjabi) picture book is about Diwali, one of the most important festivals in India. It's also known as the “Festival of Lights”
This picture book teaches children about the spirit of giving during holidays. It also helps children to learn about different cultures’ festivals. The aim of this valuable book is to promote cultural awareness among young children and to develop a better understanding of diversity.
This dual-language book is a great resource for teachers, librarians and parents to help develop literacy skills among children and increase awareness of the diversity of cultures in our communities.
About the Author
Rupi Sandhu lives with her family in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Extensive traveling and teaching in different parts of the world has given her the opportunity to learn about different cultures and children's issues. Working in a multicultural environment has inspired her to write the dual-language books which promote cultural awareness and encourage children to develop a better understanding of diversity. Rupi is also the author of the dual-language book ‰*ÏI'm Ready To Go To My New School‰**, ‰*ÏKikli‰** and ‰*ÏBanners of Good Manners.‰**