The Indian community has celebrated the annual Diwali Festival held for praise and worship.

The evening kicked off with colourful dances, lights and good food as India celebrated a tradition commemorating the victory of good over evil.

It is a gathering that brings together families and friends to make merry and forgive each other, the overall objective being to create a sense of unity and oneness.

Diwali, also known as the ‘Festival of Lights’ is the biggest festival celebrated around the world which holds a deep cultural and religious meaning for its followers.

There is also a strong belief in giving to those in need.

Interesting dances captivated the crowd leaving them asking for more.