Worldfocus producer Mohammad Al-Kassim talks with Michael Adlerstein, the UN Assistant Secretary-General in charge of renovating the Secretariat building on the east side of Manhattan.
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Around the world, from India and Mauritius to the United Kingdom and Guyana, Hindus gathered with friends and family this weekend to celebrate the festival of lights: Diwali. Also known as Dipawali, which means "row of lamps," the holiday commemorates the victory of good over evil within individuals. Watch our photo slideshow of celebrations in New York.