Civic Celebration of Diwali-Festival of Lights 2019

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The Ireland-India Council in conjunction with Dublin City Council will host Diwali - Festival of Lights at Dublin’s City Hall, on Wednesday 23rd October 2019 from 7.00 pm to 10.00 pm.

The Festival of Lights celebrates the victory of good over evil, light over darkness and knowledge over ignorance. Diwali in India is like Christmas in Ireland. Just like Christmas, presents are exchanged, and food is an integral part of the festival.

The event at City Hall will include folk and classical dance presentation and candle lighting. Indian cuisine will be served to the guests. Anyone who has an interest may register at For the information, please ring at 01-4131241 or email at