Elephant in the Dashehra Diwali Mela night parade, Manchester City Centre, NW England, UK 12/10/2013

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The Manchester Dashehra Diwali Mela- A spectacular and contemporary celebration of the festivals of Dashehra and Diwali, in a magnificent city centre location. With live music and delicious authentic Indian food to nibble on while you enjoy the entertainment, along with stalls offering everything from Indian clothes, jewellery, crafts and accessories. Other activities include Henna and face painting, paper craft and lantern making workshops. After dark a beautiful lantern procession will lead into the Diwali celebrations and fireworks.
Location: Albert Square, Manchester, England, UK