Celebrate the Indian Festival of Lights this weekend.

Halifax Central Initiative

Festival of Lights

Join us to celebrate the Indian festival of lights

Sunday 8th November, From 5pm — 7pm, Hebden Bridge Little Theatre, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8EE

This event falling at the time of Remembrance Sunday and Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights, commemorates the unknown history of the great sacrifices made by Sikh, Muslim and Hindu soldiers from the Indian sub-continent fighting as part of the British Army during the First world War.

This mixed media event will feature traditional Indian dances, music, poetry reading by Dr Richard Coaten and followed by talks from our guest speakers Dr Andrew Beck and Amerdeep Panesar.

Tickets for the event are free, please RSVP to 07737 759783 or info@annapurnadance.com to book your tickets.

(Indian snacks will be served at the event costing £5 for adults and £3 for children please contact us in advance if you would like food…

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