As you reflect with joy on the importance of bringing light in human lives, we in the global Christian fellowship celebrate the gifts you bring to each other and to the world,” Sauca wrote. We, in turn, celebrate the light you bring into the darkness.”

Sauca extended wishes from the global fellowship for working and walking together on this special day and into the future. May the friendship between Hindus and Christian communities grow ever stronger as we continue our spirit of collaboration, for the symbol of light at the heart of the Diwali message ins one we all need to hear,” he concluded.