Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College (AKGEC), Ghaziabad, celebrated Diwali on November 4, 2023, uniting its management, faculties, staff, and their families in a splendid display of culture and unity. The event featured captivating cultural performances, including Gujarati dances, a fashion show, skits, duet songs, and more, showcasing India’s rich cultural heritage. The enthusiastic audience response added to the event’s vibrancy, and children from Adarsh Vikas Kendra and a refugee camp were recognized with prizes and gifts, enhancing the festive spirit.

This Diwali celebration provided a platform for individuals from diverse backgrounds to come together, fostering cultural understanding and harmony. AKGEC’s 25-year tradition of embracing and celebrating cultural diversity was prominently displayed. The event not only celebrated Indian culture but also promoted cultural appreciation and unity.

The event’s success was attributed to meticulous planning, the creation of a friendly and scholarly atmosphere, the enrichment of AKGEC’s cultural tapestry, and the college’s unwavering commitment to nurturing a sense of community and mutual respect among its members. Director General Dr. R.K. Agarwal and members of the AKGEC management graced the event with their presence.

Deepawali, the festival of lights, was celebrated by the management, faculty and staff of AKGEC on 21 October, 2022 with great zeal and fervor. The campus was brightly lit up and decoration with flowers and rangoli imparted a joyful appearance to the entire campus. A heart captivating cultural bonanza including song and dance performances presented by the faculty and staff members was a delight for all present. A stupendous dance performance by children of Adarsh Vikas Kendra, a primary school run by the college for children of labor employed in the college, was the highlight of the celebrations. The innovative and exciting games for the management, faculty and staff were enjoyed by all.