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 9:
Young students from Rangla Punjab Academy perform Bhangra with different songs.
Girls discuss the importance of relatives. They make comments about brothers-in-law, mothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, and husbands. They take turns making comments and dancing.