By Canadian Immigrant Magazine |
A must-attend event for the whole family
Presented by Scotiabank on November 4, 2023, at Shoppers World BramptonIt’s that time of the year! We are gearing up for a grand celebration of Diwali, a must-attend event of the season.
The Diwali Festival of Lights returns for its 8th year with a bang to light up at Shoppers World Brampton, on November 4th. This is GTA’s largest free indoor event, presented by Scotiabank in association with Suhaag.
“Diwali is all about spending time with loved ones and we want to create an event where the young and the old alike come and spend the day with their family and friends while enjoying a variety of stage performances. The festival is for people from all walks of life and cultures to enjoy,” said Sanjay Agnihotri, Regional Sales Director, Metroland Media Group.
Essence of Diwali
The festival of lights, symbolizing victory of light over darkness is celebrated for over five days. It marks a new beginning giving the celebration a feel of new year, which automatically inspires people to wear their best and gather for meals with near and dear ones while lighting fireworks, colourful oil lamps made from clay, and exchanging gifts.