The Alexander Village Vishnu Mandir was well illuminated on Diwali night .
Preparing diyas to bring light to the darkest night in Alexander Village last evening .
The Goddess Latchmi sits regally adorned in her lotus ready to bless her followers with prosperity .
A member of the Bhakti Bhawan Montrose Man-dir, with eight depictions of Maa Lakshmi and in centre is Lord Ganesh .
The Jai Maha Latchmi Maa float depicts the goddess in her lotus flower as she is flanked by elephants which depict Ganesh
The Jai Maha Latchmi Maa float depicts the goddess in her lotus flower as she is flanked by elephants which depict Ganesh .
The Bhakti Bhawan, Montrose Mandir lighted truck set to head to the LBI Community Centre Ground on Friday evening as part of the Guyana Hindu Dharmic Shaba motorcade .
The Guyana Divya Jyoti Association float depicting the Goddess Laxhmi last evening .
The Bath Mandir float at the Dharmic Sabha motorcade on Saturday night .
A diya being lit on Thursday at the Promenade Gardens .
Carib Craze: Ansa McAl says it decided to jump on the cellphone craze bandwagon so it has launched a promotion to give away cash, phone credit, free Carib beer and a string of Blackberry phones .
From left, CEO of GNIC, Clinton Williams being engaged by Bong W .
[caption id="attachment_60754" align="alignleft" width="278" caption="President Bharrat Jagdeo (second from left) lighting the national diya yesterday at the Promenade Gardens .
Lucria Rambalak from the Apsara Dance Troupe performing at the symbolic lighting of the national diya at the Promenade Gardens last evening .
Demerara Bank Limited donated a number of items to the Dharm Shala and St Ann’s Orphanage on Friday .
A new road at Buxton .
African Holocaust Day or Maafa Day being observed yesterday by the placing of floral tributes in the Atlantic Ocean .
Yesterday’s gathering at the seawall to observe African Maafa Day, a remembrance day for the deaths and suffering of Africans during the slave trade .
[caption id="attachment_60407" align="alignleft" width="432" caption="This vehicle ran into a Bel Air trench on Saturday .
The aftermath of Friday’s fire .
Destroyed by the fire: The building where Rudolph Montouth used to live with his reputed wife Mildred Gibbs (Jules Gibson photo) .
The sparking wires (blue spot at centre of photo) at Household Electronics which is believed to have started the blaze .
These three teachers from the St .
[caption id="attachment_60180" align="alignleft" width="432" caption="The buildings alight yesterday .
[caption id="attachment_60169" align="alignleft" width="432" caption="Talk Tent 4 opens at the National Cultural Centre this evening, two years after the last performance here .
The Bedford Methodist Church on Sunday presented prizes to winners in its Spelling Bee competition .
[caption id="attachment_59862" align="alignleft" width="432" caption="Giant can of juice? This giant model of a can of Sun Burst orange juice from which various local beverages were sold at GuyExpo made an interesting sight .
[caption id="attachment_59874" align="alignleft" width="432" caption="Prime Minister Samuel Hinds (left) looks on as the GGDMA’s longest serving president Stanislaus Jardine and Secretary Glenise Edwards unveil a plaque at an appreciation ceremony hosted recently .
[caption id="attachment_59773" align="alignleft" width="278" caption="Chartered Accountant and Stabroek News columnist Christopher Ram (second from left) was yesterday admitted to practice at the Guyana Bar as an Attorney-at-Law .
Out of control: In this Orlando Charles photo a fire, suspected to have been started by a burning rubbish heap which got out of control, can be seen consuming the vegetation in the area behind the head office of the Guyana Forestry Commission in Kingston, Georgetown .
Members of the Davis Youth Club of Lodge, assisted by staff from the Ministry of Public Works repainted the zebra crossing and the road signs outside St Sidwell’s Primary School on Saturday .
Camping in Roxanne Burnham Gardens (Photo by Jules Gibson) .
A vehicle clearly collided with the railing around the cenotaph recently, as its mangled state testifies .
This horse was stuck in a 5 ft deep drain at the corner of Albert and Church streets yesterday afternoon for close to 45 minutes before it was finally rescued by its owner(in picture) who was assisted by members of the Guyana Fire Service .
The Sterling Products booth seems to be the official ice cream site for GuyExpo 2009 .
A section of the clothing available at Denyse Fashion and Fabric Designs .
A different horsepower: These students of the Campbellville Secondary School avoided paying their bus fare from the National Cultural Centre to their school yesterday by travelling by horse cart .
Members of staff of Scotia Bank, Robb Street (right) busy selling an array of goodies yesterday at their annual charity cake sale outside the bank, the proceeds of which go to cancer awareness in Guyana .