Spirit of Diwali with India Institute

University of Birmingham (Various)

Celebrate Diwali with India Institute’s Spirit of Diwali Week 

Thursday 17 October, 12pm
FREE Diwali Performance

Join India Institute for a spectacular afternoon of music and dance, celebrating Diwali in the University of Birmingham’s Elgar Concert Hall. You’re in for a real treat of energetic Bhangra dance and Dhol drumming, spellbinding Kathak and stunning duets, as well as a mesmerising trio of Tabla players.


Jaya Khazaei (Compere)
Harjinder Matharu (Dhol)
Shree Savani (Dance)
Shyam Dattani & Mira Salat (Dance duet)
Mendi Mohinder Singh (Tabla Trio)
Anaya Bolar (Dance)
Sonia Chandaria and Jaina Modasia (Dance duet)
Sohan Kailey Troupe (Dance)

Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham B15 2TT


Free, booking essential
To book
0121 414 4414
The Bramall Music Building
Further information
The Bramall Music Building

Photography: BBC Young Dancer 2019













Wednesday 16 October, 12pm-4pm
Rangoli workshop

Don’t miss out on this family friendly Rangoli workshop at The Barber Institute of Fine Arts. The University of Birmingham’s India Institute invites you to come and celebrate Diwali with light and colour. Learn how to create a beautiful Rangoli design with intricate patterns and stunningly bright colours.

Barber Institute of Fine Arts (Foyer),
University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TS
To book
No need to book, drop in
Further information
India Institute website 
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts 


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