Diwali 2016
A Saraswati Special

Come and join the free elebrations for Diwali 2016 at The New Art Gallery Walsall on Saturday 12 November, 12-4pm.

We’re inviting you to the most exciting festival of light and this year we’re celebrating Saraswati which is the Goddess of learning, knowledge and wisdom. The Sanskrit word means “the essence of the self”. Saraswati is represented in Hindu mythology as the divine consort of Lord Brahma.

This year’s acts are pulsating, stimulating and traditional featuring:


Mansi (Dabral) Uniyal – Khatak performer from London

Gabhru Punjab de – Bhangra Team
Shree Ram Mandir  – Traditional performances
Jaimal Mistry – Special performance
Shree Krishna Mandir – Traditional Rass, Gharba and Dandia performances

Kerala Cultural Association – A deep south performance
Shri Pashupatinath Mandir – Hear beautiful Bhajans by Acharya Chinta ManiPandeya
Bollywood dance
Rangoli – By Maganbhai Patel
Mehndi  – Have a pattern by Reema Ali
Diwali family workshops – have fun in our family workshops


Free, everyone is welcome!