The Diwali Festival~ Sunderland ~ Nov 2017~ Part 2

Part 1 HERE

Bring on the dancing girls! And guys too. Not much to say except it was full of colour and joy and laughter.

These guys were more fit than a fit thing on a fit stick!

The lady dancers watching the chaps come down the stairs

they got everyone they could up on the floor to dance with them

After that it was the ladies groups turn to dance

and a little solo artiste

And then Sophie and I walked home as the sun went down.

Over the bridge

back through Keel Square

and through the shopping area where they had some fancy Christmas lights.

It was such a lovely festival to attend, so many smiling faces, so much to see and learn about, hope they do it again this year!

Full album of pictures HERE




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  1. A change of style and theme, and video clips too! You spoil us, Madame Ambassador! 🙂

    Great shots, and well done to the lady in the wheelchair for getting into the dancing too. The make-up on those girls and women is amazing.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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  2. I wanted to be there dancing! I wouldn’t have balked at wearing the beautiful makeup and outfits either.😊

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  3. Love your slow shutter speed image!

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  4. Images 1 & 7 very nice !

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  5. Really wished I could have been there, but this post really managed to bring across the atmosphere in a great way. Also loved the videos. I’m not one to dance much, but even I have to admit I would probably have joined in 😀😀 Thanks for sharing this 😀

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  6. I’m totally taken by the colour.

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  7. How wonderful to see people of different ages having a really good time together.

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  8. Looks like a joyful event. My favourite has to be this wonderful portrait:

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  9. Stunning photos and videos Fraggle R…looks like so much fun!Not sure which my favourites are….love the portraits, especially the last wee girl….and also the wonderful blur of legs at the top…it really captures it.

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  10. This is so awesome Fraggle! I love all the colors and the dancers dancing around! Yay!🙌🙌🙌 Some great photos as always!😍 Your posts always brighten my day, my friend!

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  11. I love the faces of the dancers. Well done

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  12. Beautifully shot (and so colourful!!) your handling of exposure is so good!!

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  13. The dancing is amazing! I would love to see this in person, though your pics are a good substitute.

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  14. Wow, Fraggle!! Stunning photos! You are a true artist. And wow, amazing costuming and make-up. I definitely hope to see a Diwali festival in person someday. ❤

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  15. Top notch as ever Frags, well worth a look.

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  16. Looks fun, plus it’s obviously great camera fodder!

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  17. I would have LOVED to have seen this! Their dancing and outfits are always so wonderful!

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  18. A pleasure for the eyes and the ears. Thank you, fragglerocking. I hope you are well. ^_^

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