On the 16th of November 2011, Maples Collegiate celebrated its first Diwali. Diwali, the festival of lights, is the most popular of all the festivals from South Asia. Channel 7 Oaks was there to broadcast the event to the World. Here are some of the performances we recorded that evening. Be sure to check back regularly as Channel 7 Oaks will be adding more recorded footage from the Maples Diwali Celebration.
The Maples Diwali Celebration Series - Part 8:
Maples Fusion Group
This group consists of four girls from very different ethic origins and cultural groups. Their dance shows how their cultures come together as one at Maples.
This Hindi song is from the Bollywood movie Kabi Kushi Kabi Gam. A girl addresses her beloved through Choorian (a piece of jewellery) and now she belongs to him. She is going to miss him if he goes away from her.