Diwali activities: How to celebrate the Festival of Lights at home

  • Diwali activities: How to celebrate the Festival of Lights at home

Diwali activities: How to celebrate the Festival of Lights at home

It's an ancient Hindu harvest festival that celebrates the victory of light over darkness - of good over evil; five days when Hindu families and friends gather in their homes and on the streets to celebrate life through lights, food, gifts, and fireworks.

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau wore a black sherwani and lit a diya to celebrate the festival where good prevails over evil while celebrating in Ottawa.

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct 18 (ANI): On the eve of Diwali, Indian Army soldiers celebrated the auspicious festival by lighting oil lamps in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch on Wednesday.

Diwali is one of the most important celebrations in the Hindu religion, he noted, a time of peace and prosperity for the New Year for the billion Hindus worldwide and the more than 2 million Hindus in the United States. The five-day festival starts on the 13th lunar day of Krishna paksha (dark fortnight) of the Hindu calendar month, Ashwin.

But, many hawkers and diya sellers oppose to the idea and condemns the ban on sale of crackers, "My friend who has already bought stock and sells crackers every year is in a loss and sitting useless at home." said Ajay. Here is what you need to know about Diwali. Meanwhile, in Jainism, Diwali is said to be the day when Lord Mahavira achieved the eternal bliss of Nirvana.

People wish each other a very happy Diwali through calls, SMS, messages, Greetings, etc. Happy Diwali Wishes 2017 Wishes, Videos, Greetings, SMS, Quotes, Wallpapers, etc are provided.

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May the beauty of Diwali fill your heart and may love bring you endless joy.

May your house be filled with the sweet and delicious Diwali candies and savouries this festive season. Happy Diwali 2016.A festival full of childhood memories, Sky full of fireworks, Mouth full of candies, House full of diyas and heart full of joy. Today, we proudly celebrate this holiday in THE PEOPLE'S HOUSE. Wishing you all the wishes of a prosperous Diwali this year.

Happy Diwali and May maa Laxmi grace is with you and your family. It is a tradition that I hope future Presidents will continue'.

On the auspicious occasion of Diwali, I pray that God fulfills all your dreams.