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Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin

Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Aparna Shukla (center) with her sons, Aarush (age 8, left) and Pratyush (age 6, right) as they take part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights celebration at City Hall.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Lamps are lit as part of Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights celebration at City Hall.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Aarush Shukla and the Lord Mayor of Dublin, Naoise Ó Muir, light a small clay lamp in Dublin's City Hall during the 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights celebration.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Aparna Shukla takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights celebration at City Hall.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Aparna Shukla takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights celebration at City Hall.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Aparna Shukla (center) with her sons, Aarush (age 8, right) and Pratyush (age 6, left) with Rangoli decorations, made using coloured powder, during Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Aparna Shukla takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Aarush Shukla takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights celebration at City Hall.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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The Lord Mayor of Dublin, Naoise Ó Muir, pictured during 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at Dublin's City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Aarush (L) and Pratyush (R) Shukla take part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Aparna Shukla takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Aparna Shukla takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Dancer Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration in Dublin
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Aarush Shukla and the Lord Mayor of Dublin, Naoise Ó Muir, light of small clay lamps in Dublin's City Hall during the 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration.
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Dancer Kamalika Bhattacharya takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration at City Hall tonight.
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Dancer Aparna Shukla takes part in Dublin city's 2012 Diwali Festival of Lights celebration at City Hall.
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Diwali, also popularly known as the 'festival of lights' is one of the most important Hindus festivals of the year and is celebrated amongst families. The small Hindu community in Dublin celebrated the lighting of small clay lamps in City Hall.

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