Diwali or Dipavali is celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains all over the world. Also known as the "Festival of Lights", Diwali symbolizes the victory of light over dark, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance. Diwali brings Joy, prosperity, knowledge, peace and wealth. People celebrate Diwali through distributing sweets, gifts and thanks giving to each other.
Edinburgh Diwali is committed to bring the richness of Indian culture to Scotland and to Scottish community by celebrating the Festival of Light :
The Ross Band Theatre,
Princes Street Garden.
Date : Sunday 29th October 2017.
Venue : Ross Band Theatre,Princes Street Gardens,Edinburgh.
13-30 : Parade Performances. City Chambers.
14-30 : Diwali Parade Performances. City Chambers.
15-00 : Parade Performances. Castle Street.
15-45 : Cultural Shows. Ross Band Stand.
16-20 : Navin Kundra Live Shows. Ross Band Stand.
19-30 : Fireworks.  Entry : Free...