The light of Diwali (Diipavalii) was celebrated in the Mayor of New York City (Bill de Blasio) residence in Manhattan on 16th of November, 2018. Ac. Anudhyanananda Avt. and Ac. Abhiramananda Avt. participated in the program as special guests. More than 2000 people from different cultural backgrounds participated in the program. Ac. Abhiramananda Avt. met with various prominent VIPs and many sympathizers were created.