Edinburgh Diwali (registered charity SC047483) is an initiative by the Lord Provost of Edinburgh to bring Diwali-Festival of Lights, the most famous Indian Festival to Edinburgh so that the mainstream community can Share, Participate and Celebrate the Victory of Good over Evil.

Edinburgh Diwali has successfully organized Diwali for last five years and is now ambitiously attempting to enhance its Visibility across United Kingdom by making it Second Most Popular Festival after Christmas in Scotland as First Winter Festival of Edinburgh.


What is Diwali?

  • Diwali is an Indian Festival of Lights
  • An occasion for the young and the old, men and women, rich and poor –irrespective of their religious, faith and economic background.
  • The Festival is celebrated throughout the world by about 1.5 Billion people to ward off the darkness and welcome the light into our lives.
  • Celebrated Globally - mainly in Australia, Barbados, Bali, Britain, Canada, Guyana, Indonesia, Laos, Japan, Kenya, Malaysia, Mauritius, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, United States of America and Vietnam

Meet The Team

Lord Provost


Rajnish Singh



Vice President

Ranjit Sinha

Vice President



Abdul Reyaz



Get In Touch With Us

Our Location:

64 Lauriston Farm Road,Edinburgh,
United Kingdom, EH4 5EZ,