Colourful culture

AmitaSedoy and DarshiniRanjan celebrate Diwali at Sandown yesterday. The ‘festival of lights’ heralds the end of the Indian harvest season. The festivities at Sandown racecourse were hosted by Australian Indian Innovations Incorporated and featured mouth-watering Indian food and drinks, ice-cream and DJ music. YogenLakshman, a spokesman for the organiser, says that over seven years the fair at Sandown has been attended by nearly 90,000 people. Picture: Mike Richards