It was London celebrating South Asia in all its pomp and splendour, when the 13th London Mela concluded last weekend at Gunnersbury Park in West London. When boundaries are becoming increasingly tight for other cultures, and debates are going on about immigration and crossing borders, London Mela once again witnessed the inclusiveness and the multicultural nature of Londoners. For the first time in the history of the Mela, the event was ticketed for the cause of rebuilding Nepal. But it did not dampen the influx of the London Mela which attracted over 15,000 visitors to Gunnersbury Park for the duration of 7-8 hours in the afternoon. Supported by the Mayor of London, the London Mela was reinventing the typical mela outside South Asia, by providing a platform for emerging British arti...Read More...
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