Free Essays on Diwali

  1. Diwali

    Diwali or Divali also known as Deepavali and the "festival of lights", is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year.[5][6] The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair.[7][8][9] The festival preparations...

  2. RAFJX82

    Happy diwali The festival of lights, the most eagerly celebrated festival all over India. Known famously as Deepawali or more widely as diwali is a five day festival celebrated by Hindus all over India. It is initiated on Dhanteras...

  3. Essay on Diwali

    of Diwali India, the land of rich cultural heritage, has one or the other festival for every month. It is the spiritual and religious richness in India that each festival is related to some or other deity. One of such festival is the 'festival of lights' - Deepawali. It is the glorious occasion...

  4. Visit to Zoo

    What is Diwali? 1. The Diwali or Deepavali festival marks the victory of good over evil The Sanskrit word “Deepavali” means “an array of lights” and signifies the victory of brightness over darkness It is commonly celebrated by decorating homes with lamps and candles, bursting of firecrackers...

  5. Religious Education S.B.a

    Divali/Diwali What is Diwali? The name Diwali is a contraction of “Deepavali”; this is also means The Festival of Lights or Row of Lamps. This is one of the most important festivals in Hinduism and marks the attainment of moksha .Diwali falls on one new moon right between Mid-October and Mid-November...

  6. Diwali

    Diwali festival is a 5 day Hindu festival in India which usually celebrated in October or November and lasts five days. Diwali when translated means "rows of lighted lamps" and the occasion is also referred to as the Festival of Lights. During Diwali, Indian homes are cleaned and windows are opened...

  7. Diwali

    Deepavali or Diwali (Sanskrit: दीपावली, Tamil: தீபாவளி, Nepali: दीपावली तिहार, Hindi: दिवाली, Gujarati: દિવાળી, Marathi: दिवाळी, Kannada: ದೀಪಾವಳಿ,Konkaniधाकली दिवाळी, Malayalam: ദീപാവലി, Oriya: ଦୀପାବଳୀ, Punjabi: ਦਿਵਾਲੀ, Telugu: దీపావళి) (also spelt Devali in certain regions) , popularly known as the...

  8. Hello

    1) Goddess Lakshmi’s Birthday: On this very Diwali day, the Goddess of wealth, Lakshmi is said to have been incarnated from the depth of the bottomless ocean. The Hindu scriptures tell us that both Devas(gods) and Asuras (demons) were mortal (Mrita) at one point of time. Seeking a deathless condition...

  9. Zen Monthly and Diwali Stock List 2010

    TM Zen Monthly Stock List \ Diwali Stock - 2010 @ A Glance PRODUCT NOTE Zen Monthly Stock List \ Diwali Stock is a short list of companies which we feel are currently available at attractive valuations, particularly when viewed with a medium\long term perspective.s. The stocks are categorised into...

  10. Deepavali

    Deepavali Diwali or Divali also known as Deepavali and the "festival of lights", is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair. The festival preparations...

  11. Diwali

    Diwali is an important festival for Hindus. The name of festive days as well as the rituals of Diwali vary significantly among Hindus, based on the region of India. In many parts of India, the festivities start with Dhanteras , followed by Naraka Chaturdasi on second day, Diwali on the third day...

  12. DIWALI

    DIWALI Diwali (or Deepavali, the "festival of lights") is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year.[3][4] Diwali is the biggest and the brightest festival in India. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness. [5][6][7]The festival preparations and rituals...

  13. Me Flowers

    Rangoli, also known as kolam or muggu is a folk art from India. It is usually made during Diwali, Onam, Pongal and other Indian festivals. Typically consisting of bright colors, rangoli is a decorative design made in living rooms and courtyard floors during Hindu festivals . They are meant to be sacred...

  14. My Favorite Festival Diwali

    Diwali - Hindu Festival of Lights Each year in October and November, Indian people who are followers of the Hindu religion celebrate the festival of Diwali by decorating their homes with hundreds of little lamps called divas. The word Diwali is a contraction of deepavali - which literally means "cluster...

  15. Diwali -the Festival of Lights

    Diwali rituals Diwali, the festival of lights, is one of the important and widely spread holidays celebrated in India. It is a celebration of lights, and for many, it is truly a sensory experience; some families decorate their houses with all sorts of lights and open up to the neighbors, sharing their...

  16. miss

    the world as it is an international topic which I can personalise easily. The text is presented as three separate paragraphs on Ramadan, Easter and Diwali and looks like it comes from a text book. The text is authentic so it is a good opportunity to develop students’ reading skills. Some of the text...

  17. research paper

    world, but I am choosing to inform on the similarities and differences between the Hindu celebration of Diwali and the Christian holiday of Christmas. Though there is so much information on Diwali and Christmas, I am going to be writing about the background of the celebrations, what takes place during...

  18. the story of diwali

    The Hindu festival of lights – Diwali Deepavali or Diwali as it has come to be known as, means many things to many people. It means holidays from school, shopping expeditions for clothes, sweets, gifts and crackers to children. To the office-goer it means an annual bonus that can make all this happen...

  19. Deepawali - Essay 1

    deepawali Good morning to one & all present here, today I, Arpit Patel of standard 8th is going to give a speech on DEEPAWALI. DIWALI or DEEPAWALI, the festival of lights, is one of the important and widely spread festival celebrated in India. It is a celebration of lights, and for many, it is truly...

  20. y,dy,du,ytd,u

    Diwali also known as Deepavali and the "festival of lights", is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year.[3][4] The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair.[5][6][7] The festival preparations and...

  21. Diwali

    Diwali is one of the most important festivals celebrated in India. It is celebrated on the darkest night of the year, which usually falls sometime in the beginning of November. Diwali, though, is the festival of lights. All over India, homes are decorated with lights and earthenware lamps filled with...

  22. Auspicious Diwali

    Auspicious Diwali This year Diwali being on November 9th Friday is an auspicious day for all of us!! I start waiting for Diwali many days before !! I buy new pairs of clothes and buy lots of fireworks(best part of Diwali)I paint my house, buy lots of gifts and distribute it amongst my loved ones and...

  23. Essay on

    Deepavali or Diwali, popularly known as the "festival of lights," is a five-day Hindu festival[3] which starts on Dhanteras, celebrated on the thirteenth lunar day of Krishna paksha (dark fortnight) of the Hindu calendar month Ashwin and ends on Bhaubeej, celebrated on second lunar day of Shukla paksha...

  24. diwali

    Diwali, which is also called Deepavali or Dipavali, is a Hindu festival. Diwali means rows of lighted lamps. It is a festival of lights.It is the greatest festival of Hindus. But all Indian celebrate it joyfully. In this festival, people light up their houses and shops. During this festival, people worship...

  25. How to Overcome the Problem of Youth

    Zealand. Diwali is also known as Deepavali, the "deep" meaning "light" or "lamp", and "avali" meaning "row" This "row of lights" is represented by lighting lamps everywhere during Diwali.  The thirteenth day from Poornima (Full Moon) (Dhanatrayodashi or Dhanteras). This is the first day of Diwali. "Dhan"...

  26. Indian Home Loan

    agriculture department of the Orissa government. Posted by G. Rao at 2:54 AM 0 comments Monday, November 3, 2008 Home prices to cut by 25% this Diwali There is good news for people who still have plans to buy home that most realtors are advertising cash discounts of 5-10 per cent on upfront payment...

  27. Orkut

    settings button under the user profile photo On November 8,2007 orkut greeted its Indian users happy diwali by allowing them to charge their orkut look to a diwali flavored reddish them on april fool day 2008,it temporarily changed its webpage to yogurt,apparently as a prank. SECOND...

  28. Visitation Report

    these festivals include Diwali, Holi, Raksha Bandhan, Lohri and Shakranth. Diwali is the most well known Indian festival. Both Sikhs and Hindus celebrate this festival in exactly the same ways; the only difference is the reason behind the celebration. Hindus celebrate Diwali because it marks the homecoming...

  29. essay on diwali 2

    An Essay on the Diwali Festival for School and College Students Essay Diwali is one of the most important festivals of India. The word Diwali is an incorrect from of the word "Dipawali" which means "rows of light". The festival of Diwali takes place on the fifteenth day in the month of Kartik when...

  30. Diwali

    these, Diwali perhaps is the most pan-Indian festival celebrated with great pomp and mirth throughout the length and breadth of the country, largely in Northern and Central India. Diwali, better known as Deepawali among the Indian masses, is a festival of lights. There are many reasons why Diwali is celebrated...