Cultural Event - ‘Hala Diwali’

Cultural Event - ‘Hala Diwali’  

            Embassy of India in Kuwait, in association with the Indian Community in Kuwait, organized a cultural event - ‘Hala Diwali’ - at the Embassy Auditorium on 22 October 2019 to mark the festive occasion of Diwali and to commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. His Excellency Ambassador Sheikh (Dr.) Ahmed Nasser Mohamad A. Al-Sabah, Assistant Foreign Minister for the Cabinet of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs graced the event as the Chief Guest. The event was very well attended with the presence of a large number of distinguished guests comprising officials from various Ministries/Departments of the Government of the friendly State of Kuwait, Kuwaiti Business/Academics fraternities, Diplomats and some of the representatives of the Indian Community in Kuwait.

            In a spell-bounding performance lasting around 90 minutes, a musical troupe, consisting of more than 20 talented artists from India and a renowned singer from Kuwait, enthralled the audience with a splendid display of music and dance. The evening was a celebration of India’s art and culture, and a tribute to the warm friendship and close cultural affinities between the friendly countries of India and Kuwait.

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