The Hindu Festival Of Diwali Is Celebrated Around The World

8:40 AM, Nov 14, 2012   |    comments
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Vimi Solanki waits to perform on stage as Lord Krishna during the Hindu festival of Diwali on November 13, 2012 in Leicester, UK (Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- Tuesday all over the world, people celebrated the Hindu Festival of Diwali. 

In the United Kingdom, up to 35,000 people attended the Diwali festival of light in Leicester's Golden Mile in the heart of the city's Asian community.

See photos of young dancers, a house decorated to celebrate Diwali and more from Getty Images.

You may also want to check out the celebration on the morning show from Tuesday.

You can see video here:

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