This was the Programme for 2018

Diwali in London Committee invites you to Trafalgar Square for the annual celebration of Diwali, the festival of lights.


Come and enjoy this wonderful Diwali festival  of cultural performances, with music and dances





Performances (subject to changes)


Ghoomar Dance

Over 120 performers, from all over London, have come together for this tempo dance.



Live Garba Band


Opportunity for public to join in hand clapping Garba Dance.



Sponsor and DiL Spiritual Messages

Diwali messages and Sponsor reels 



Diwa Light 

Diwa Lighting Ceremony with messages from leaders from Jain, Bhuddist, Sikh and Hindu community. 



DiL Selected Acts

Performance by Community and Professional groups:


Kalasagara - Ganesh Opening Dance


Kuntal's Dance Academy 


Luitporia Nasoni - Bihu Dance of Assam


Ashiana Charitable Trust 


Natraj Dance Academy


London School of Dhol - Dhol session


Aditi Mukerji & St George University of London Indian Society - Song and Dance


Rajunika - Fusion presented by 3 generations of a Bulgarian family 


Cutie Pie Dance Group - Mothers and daughter dance group presents a Bollywood medley


Haryana Community - Haryanvi dance in the colourful folk dresses of Haryana 


Kamlesh - India - Dancing on hands!


Taal Torongo - Bengali and Bollywood Fusion


Raghu Patti Raghav Raja Ram- Committee and Audience singing this popular Bhajan 


NACH 365 with Soni Brothers - mix of East and West folk dance 





The Royal British Legion


Lord Gadhia


DOTS chair 2018 



With 2018 marking the centenary of the end of the First World War the DiL Chair 2018, The Royal British Legion (TRBL), and other prominent leaders, including the MAYOR OF LONDON, will be saying Thank You to all the Indian men and women of the First World War generation who served, sacrificed and changed our world.


There will be a presentation about the First World War Commemoration of Indian Soldiers project and TRBL’s Thank You movement and the limited edition poppy made of khadi, together with performances from the Trench Brothers who will perform songs about Indian First World War hero Manta Singh and others.


Dil Selected Acts 

Shine Krishna - Puppet dance + Medley 


Kishan A with Dhol n Dancers - Singing Live Bollywood Songs 


Yoga moment by BK - Moment of Tranquillity 



Has it gone dark!?! BRING ON THE LIGHTS


Shiamak London Dance Team - Bollywood Medley


Krupa Dance - LED Props Dance Medley


Angel Dancers- Bhangra Fusion  


Shri B Dance & Entertainment - Bollywood fusion by Bhavini Sheth  


BollyRed - Dance Fusion 



BAPS Aarti/Bhajan

Live Band 



Good Night - Subhratri 

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