Diwali 2017 in UK: Cultural Programme at Trafalgar Square London and community celebrations
Billed one of Europe's largest Diwali celebrations outside India, London Trafalgar Square's 16th anniversary Diwali Festival, will attract over 35,000 with its lively music and dance stage line up alongside an authentic street food market, craft and community stalls plus dance, yoga, comedy, henna art (mehendi) and much more.
Diwali on Trafalgar Square (DOTS) is organized by a group called Diwali in London
Diwali at Swaminarayan Temple Neasden: Thursday 19th October
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Neasden, London will host one of the largest Diwali and Hindu New Year celebrations in the UK on October 19th . Open to all, the celebrations are an opportunity for the whole family to enjoy the traditions, colours and rich culture.
Swaminarayan Temple's Diwali 2017 schedule includes:
5.00pm to 7pm
Haveli Assembly Hall
8.15pm to 8.45pm
Gibbons Park, behind The Swaminarayan School
12 noon onwards
Diwali Village, in The Swaminarayan School grounds
Edinburgh Diwali 2017 Celebrations - Sunday 29th October, 2pm onwards
Edinburgh Diwali is committed to bring the richness of Indian culture to Scotland and to Scottish community by celebrating the Festival of Light at:
The Ross Band Theatre,
Princes Street Garden.
Schedule includes performance by award-winning entertainer Naveen Kundra. Celebrate with Indian and Scottish music, dances, DJ art activities, delicious food & drinks and fireworks!
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