05 November 2015

Diwali 2015

Two female Indian dancers

Experience all the colour and activity that makes this festival a hit year after year!

Immerse yourself in Indian films, music and food this weekend as Diwali returns to celebrate its 10th anniversary at Fed Square!

If you have no plans this weekend, consider taking a journey through Indian culture with Diwali’s vibrant program of Indian cinema, classical music and Bollywood dance performances and workshops. With demonstrations of traditional Henna painting, exhibitions of handmade crafts, jewellery and fashion, and a bustling food market serving up authentic Indian cuisines, there is something for everyone.

While Diwali is commonly referred to as the ‘festival of lights’, for Hindus it is actually about celebrating inner light and the belief that good will triumph over evil.

Don’t miss this beautiful festival renowned for its spectacular fireworks and hundreds of glittering lamps to light up the ‘darkness’.

To find out more, go to Celebrate India.

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