Diwali - Festival of Lights

Diwali is an ancient Indian festival that is celebrated around the world. It is a festival of lights. Small lamps called diyas are lit and fireworks displays are used to celebrate the traditions of Diwali. The festival takes place over 5 days. In 2010, Diwali will be begin on Friday 5 November.


Auckland City has a range of events on
Saturday 30 October and Sunday 31 October.
Asia:NZ online for more information about Diwali
and events in New Zealand
Read about Diwali in Jaipur

This site from England provides information about Diwali
Diwali in Jaipur
Woodlands Junior School in Kent