Free Essays on Diwali

  1. Spee

    understand the festival Diwali and its five days celebration. Central Idea: The Hindu festival Diwali is a five days of celebration. Introduction: Would you skip a one semester from the college to attend your own festival in your country? I skipped fall semester to just attend Diwali in India after 12...

  2. 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...

  3. Shwet

    Diwali (also spelled Diwali in certain regions) or Deepavali,[note 1] popularly known as the "festival of lights," is a five day festival which starts on Dhanteras, celebrated on thirteenth lunar day of Krishna paksha (dark fortnight) of the Hindu calendar month Ashwin and ends on Bhaubeej, celebrated...

  4. 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...

  5. Diwali

    www.ESL HOLIDAY LESSONS.com DIWALI http://www.eslHolidayLessons.com/10/diwali.html CONTENTS: The Reading / Tapescript Phrase Match Listening Gap Fill Listening / Reading Gap Fill Choose the Correct Word Multiple Choice Spelling Put the Text Back Together Scrambled Sentences Discussion Student...

  6. 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...

  7. Diwali

    Diwali Diwali is the time to get close with your friend and family. You would surely need Diwali Poems for the Diwali cards. Moreover the Emails related to Diwali will also require Diwali Poems. So, here we have few Diwali Poems for you. The lamps are glowing The lights are bright The colors have...

  8. 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...

  9. 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...

  10. 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...

  11. Deepawali

    Deepawali or Diwali is certainly the biggest and the brightest of all Hindu festivals. It's the festival of lights (deep = light and avali = a row i.e., a row of lights) that's marked by four days of celebration, which literally illumines the country with its brilliance, and dazzles all with its joy...

  12. 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...

  13. 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...

  14. xams

    Diwali is a festival of lights. It is one of the most loved festivals of the Hindus. It is generally celebrated in the month of October or November. It is celebrated because it was on this day that Lord Rama returned to his kingdom after 14 years of exile along with his wife Sita and brother Laxman...

  15. 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...

  16. diwali

    Diwali is the festival of lights. It is also known as’ Deepawali’. It is celebrated in our country which joy and happiness every year. It is one of the biggest festival of Hindus. Usually it comes in the month of October and November after twenty days of Dussehra, on the 13th day of the dark fortnight...

  17. 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...

  18. Diwali

    Diwali The Festival Of Lights An ancient celebration with deeply spiritual roots, this Festival of Lights is technically a tradition with a religious foundation, but all that are willing to share in the season of abundance are welcome. Thousands of oil lamps, fireworks, lavish...

  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. Diwali

    Diwali (also spelt Divali in other countries) or Dīpāvali (Tamil: தீபாவளி, Gujarati: દિવાળી, Hindi: दिवाली, Kannada: ದೀಪಾವಳಿ, Konkani: धाकली दिवाळी, Malayalam: ദീപാവലി, Marathi: दिवाळी, Nepali: दिपावली, Oriya: ଦୀପାବଳୀ, Sanskrit: दीपावली, Telugu: దీపావళి, Urdu: دیوالی), also popularly known as the Festival...

  21. 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...

  22. 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...

  23. Diwali

    Diwali festival is a 5 day Hindu festival in India which occurs on the fifteenth day of Kartika. 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 to welcome Lakshmi, the...

  24. Diwali

    ruler of Ayodhya. Lord Rama, the moral man with his moral way of life are the reasons for celebrating India's popular festival of Dussehra and Diwali. Diwali comes exactly 20 days after Dussehra on Amavas (new moon), during fortnight of kartik, some time in October or November. On the day of Dussehra...

  25. 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...

  26. Diwali

    Diwali, known as the festival of lights, is a five-day festival that celebrates the positives of life and hope.  One of the legends of Diwali tells of Lord Rama’s victory over the evil King Ravana.  However, there are many other legends of Diwali that usually revolves around the theme of good over evil...

  27. Ra.One

    on 26-10-11 on eve of Diwali. Ra.one is the biggest bollywood film starring Sha Rhrukh Khan And Karina Kapoor. Its song "Chammak Challo" sung by Akon has become very popular. It will be released on 26-10-11 on eve of Diwali. Ra.one is the biggest bollywood film ste of Diwali. Ra.one is the biggest...

  28. Illatarcy

    as a major event, a fair, in the month of February on the day of Shivratri. Major festivals are Ganapati Utsav, Dahikala, Holi or Shimga, Navratra, Diwali, and Shivaratri; Ganapati Utsav is biggest of all of them. People visit their native village during Ganapati festival and is celebrated with gusto...

  29. Abir

    DIWALI ASSEMBLY SCRIPT The following script can be used in a Diwali assembly celebration. It was designed for Year 5 children to perform in front of children aged between 3 and 11. Narrator 1: Welcome to our assembly. Recently the Hindu community celebrated a special religious festival called Diwali...

  30. Paragraph

    Diwali, The Indian Festival Of Different Faiths Diwali is a significant festival in Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, and Jainism, and an official holiday in India. Adherents of these religions celebrate Diwali as the Festival of Lights. They light diyas' cotton string wicks inserted in small clay pots filled...