At Shawnee Temple, Kansas City’s Hindus At Home In Their Community

November 3, 2010

Author: Sara Shepherd

Source: The Shawnee Dispatch

A fireworks display coming Saturday to Swarner Park will symbolize more than meets the eye, at least for most surrounding residents.


For Hindu people from across the metropolitan area and surrounding cities – whose central place of worship is located in Shawnee – the colorful display signifies the triumph of light over darkness, or good over evil.