Royal Street Party: Indian Style

Residents of Clarence Street, Southall in London, celebrated the Royal wedding in Indian style in honour of where Kate Middleton’s grandparents grew up.

With a dhol procession, Indian dancing and a great Indian feast, this street welcomed the local community to join in the festivities. There was even a mock Indian wedding.

As a fellow Indian, I was delighted to see that a South Asian community participated in this very patriotic and British celebration. It revives my confidence that South Asian’s in Britain do not feel totally alienated from British culture and this Royal Wedding enabled people from all races to come together.

Bunty

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: