India’s Independence Day celebrations in Moscow’s amusement park, Sokolniki, were held between 10 to 12 August 2018. Sokolnikitransformed into an oriental bazaar with beautiful decorations, as well as ashowcase of national costumes, exhibitions, souvenirs, natural cosmetics and bright festivities! Therewas a cultural performance by famous Bollywood singer, Ash King, who shared the stage with 200 dancers.

One of the highlights of the event was an elephant made from potato crisps, prepared by Kracks! It wasan attraction point for photo-taking and for everyone to admire and embrace the Indian culture.

The festivities have been growing larger and more celebrated with each passing year. This year, its panned almost the entire park! It was truly a memorable three days to celebrate India’s IndependenceDay in Moscow just like how everyone would in India!