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.


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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
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Read about Diwali in Jaipur

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