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London. October 19, 2008. Dancers perform during the Diwali, festival of lights, celebrations. Thousands of Londoners gathered at Trafalgar Square on Sunday for Diwali, which has religious significance for Hindus, Sikhs and Jains, and is celebrated by many communities throughout the capital. Dances of many styles including Kathak from North India, Oddissi dancers from Orissa, classical Bharata Natyam, contemporary dance, and a touch of Bhangra were performed. The event was organised by the Mayor of London and the National Gallery of Art.
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Mark Bryan Makela
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London.  October 19, 2008.  Dancers perform during the Diwali, festival of lights, celebrations. Thousands of Londoners gathered at Trafalgar Square on Sunday for Diwali, which has religious significance for Hindus, Sikhs and Jains, and is celebrated by many communities throughout the capital.  Dances of many styles including Kathak from North India, Oddissi dancers from Orissa, classical Bharata Natyam, contemporary dance, and a touch of Bhangra were performed.   The event was organised by the Mayor of London and the National Gallery of Art.