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Diwali, or deepavali, is the hindu festival of lights, which is celebrated every autumn in the northern hemisphere (spring in southern hemisphere) one of the most popular festivals of hinduism, diwali symbolises the spiritual victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance. Diwali (dīvali, dīpāwali, or deepavali) is a festival of lights observed in october or november each year many events are held in australia to celebrate diwali diwali, which is also known as the festival of lights, is observed in some communities in australia diwali, which is also known as. Diwali is the festival that is closest to my heart i am a bengali from kolkata but i grew up in a neighborhood (in my case, my building) where almost all the people were from north india. Many people immediately think of christmas when it comes to winter holidays, but in hindu culture there's another major winter holiday that can't be missed - diwali, known as the festival of. Diwali is to india now what christmas is to the west - a festival of spend it's a classic case of capitalism piggybacking on or using religion to drive retail sales.
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