The five-day long festivity at Vatika City, Sector 49, Gurugram, came to an end on Tuesday with burning of Ravana effigy signifying the victory of good over evil.
The event was organized by the Recreation and Culture committee of Residents Welfare Association of Vatika City.
On this occasion RWA Vice President, Satyavan Dagar said, “Vijayadashami symbolizes the victory of truth over lies. Lord Rama showed us the path of truth and demonic ways must be put to end. May the learning always remain with us. To make Vijayadashami meaningful let's take a step to sublimate the negative propensities of Ravana living in our minds.”
The 30 feet tall effigy of Ravana was burnt with fireworks marking the evil's destruction.
RWA President Giriraj Gupta, General Secretary Anil Malhotra, member Dr. Girjanandan Misra, Senior Citizen Association President R K Vats amongst the others were present in the celebrations.
Chants of 'Jai Shree Ram' filled the air. Notable fixtures of the celebration included food stalls offering an array of scrumptious dishes, play zone for kids etc.