This worship of Saraswati, Hindu Goddess of learning and the arts (using Odissi dance liturgy) was sponsored by the Hindu Student Association. It took place on September 13, 2000.
Tonushree Jaggi, Harvard University '01, performs this religious ceremony during Chapel Hour. IWU Chaplain Denny Groh '61 speaks at the beginning of this event. For the benefit of audience members, Professor of Physics Narendra Jaggi narrates the ceremony as his daughter performs.
Jaggi, Tonushree and Jaggi, Narendra K., "University Chapel Hour: Saraswati Puja" (2000). Special Guests. 7.