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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 Significance of Diwali
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. As the knowledge of Sanskrit diminished, the name was popularly modified to Diwali...
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...
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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...
Deepavali or Diwali, popularly known as the "festival of lights," is a five-day Hindu festival 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...
Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights
Diwali (in Hindi) or Deepavali (in Tamil) is the Hindu Festival of Lights. The name originally comes from the Sanskrit word dipavali, meaning a row of lights. Wherever Diwali is being celebrated you will see shops, houses and public places decorated with...
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...
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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.
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...
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...
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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...
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...
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Specific purpose: The audience will be able to understand the festival Diwali and its five days celebration.
Central Idea: The Hindu festival Diwali is a five days of celebration.
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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...
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...
Ra.one is the biggest bollywood film starring Shahrukh 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 starring Sha
Rhrukh Khan And Karina Kapoor. Its song "Chammak...
the least, me. But that wasn‟t the reason which made me
crave for the month to arrive earlier than usual. Three important
festivals, Durga Pooja, Diwali and Chhath were queued in the
month and that meant vacations.
It was too relieving. Finally I would be in my house for some time
spending my time...
realiti yang mendasari segalanya (Brahman). Cerita berkaitan perayaan Deepavali Beberapa peristiwa mitos yang diingati oleh orang hindu: Lima hari Diwali Di kebanyakan India Utara , sambutan Deepavali akan diadakan selama lima hari. Semua hari kecuali Deepavali dinamakan bersempena gelaran masing-masing...
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...
agriculture department of the Orissa government.
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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...
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...
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...
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...