After a year of waiting, Diwali arrived. Everyone’s house would be lighted up with lamps & joy. Almost everyone loves celebrating Diwali. Though I’m an atheist, I also like this festival as it lights up the world. But along with bit happiness for the arrival of Diwali, I get lots of worry every year...
Firecrackers and fireworks are popular on the eve of Diwali.
Nowadays there is a significant growth in campaigns on creating awareness over the adverse impacts of noise and air pollution. Some governments drive to keep the festival less noisy and pollution-free. The Tamil...
Report of assessment of Noise Pollution survey in Kolkata during Kali puja & Diwali Festivals- 2005
Introduction: The use of loudspeakers is regulated in terms of the Rules under the Environment Protection Act (1986) as well as the orders of the Supreme Court and the Calcutta High Court. The Police...
Diwali, the festival of lights, is one of the major festivals in Hinduism, and 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...
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...
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...
Diwali is celebrated with great vigour all across the nation. Bursting firecrackers is a tradition on Diwali. Diwali is also known as Deepavali in India. Firecrackers! Just the term creates joy and excitement in one’s mind. The heart flutters with thrill and enthusiasm developed by the sight those colorful...
Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change. Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat or light. Pollutants, the components of pollution, can be either foreign substances/energies or naturally occurring contaminants...
Contamination Of Water bodies.
Noise pollution - An unfortunate outcome of this joyous festival.
Soil pollution due to dumping of ‘Nirmalya’.
To celebrate return of Ram & Sita.
Signifies the end of darkness .
ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF DIWALI
Air Pollution through Firecrackers
Pollution is an issue of concern in the modern world that we live in today. There are many types of pollution, namely air, water and noise. Pollution in our environment will undoubtedly affect our quality of life. Our naturally beautiful world becoming ugly because it is suffering from the...
Sound is essential to our daily lives, but noise is not
What is Noise Pollution?
The traditional definition of noise is “unwanted or disturbing sound”. Sound becomes unwanted when it either interferes with normal activities such as sleeping, conversation, or disrupts or diminishes one’s quality of...
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 is the festival closest to my heart. It embraces all religions and it not only illuminates houses but also lives. This year was no different with my entire city karnal getting adorned over the last weekend to glowing LEDs while candles played a minor role in some houses. A significant and traditional...
communities set huge gigantic and attractive bright idols in order to compete with other communities. This all leads to major problem of environment pollution. Idols made by non biodegradable material and toxic paints contaminate water making it unfit for survival of aquatic life and drinking purposes.
An Essay on the Diwali Festival for School and College Students
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...
I.J.S.N., VOL.4 (4) 2013: 668-672
ISSN 2229 – 6441
STUDY ON NOISE POLLUTION OF INDUSTRIALIZED AND URBANIZED
TOWNS LIKE RABAKAVI AND BANAHATTI OF BAGALKOT DISTRICT,
KARNATAKA STATE, INDIA
Basavaraj M. Kalshetty & Basappa I. Karalatti
Commerce, BHS Arts and TGP Science College Jamkhandi, District...
students like me at the moment. We study E.V.S to save the environment and on the other side we litter things and burn loads of crackers on festivals like diwali and destroy mother earth on the name of celebration and fun.
We have misunderstood the meaning of diwali.This festival is celebrated for the victory...
Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that causes adverse change. Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat or light. Pollutants, the components of pollution, can be either foreign...
witnessed. The whole gamut of festivals like Ganesh Chaturthi, Durga Puja, Diwali, and Holi are occasions for great joy and celebrations across the length and breadth of our country With festivals season comes a disaster. Pollution of various types is generated in large amounts all across the country, thereby...
Environmental pollution refers to the introduction of harmful pollutants into the environment. The major types of environmental pollution are air pollution, water pollution, noise pollution, thermal pollution, soil pollution and light pollution.
Deforestation and hazardous gaseous emissions also leads...
India's effect on Sound Pollution
It focuses not on the clichéd environmental problems such as Global warming, but on an issue that is quite exceptional in nature- Noise Pollution.
Its name quite clearly outlines its aim and purpose of existence*- ‘Awaaz’ is a Hindi word that means-...
Recent air pollution rise in delhi
heavy smog enveloped New Delhi last November.
One year later, levels of particulate matter have hit nearly 20 times what the government considers a standard for health.
Inhalable waste in the form of particulate matter 10, or PM10, hit 1,940 micrograms per cubic meter...
Effects of Pollution
Nowadays, pollution has become a major issue that concerns all countries worldwide. Majority of the pollution are results of the selfish behaviour of humans. There are many types of pollutions, examples are water pollution and air pollution. Each of this pollution can be dealt...
very popular festivals that take place throughout India. There are many festivals in India like Durga Puja,Navratri,Dussehra,Ganesh Chaturthi,Holi,Diwali,etc.
In India, festivals do not just offer people a temporary reprieve from their daily grind. Imbued with deep inner significance, each festival...
By:Tan Wei Wei
Air pollution is the contamination of the air by noxious gases and small particles of solid and liquid matter in amounts that can cause harm to living organisms. Sources of air pollution include: transportation engines such as automobiles, power and heat generation,...
criticism about supposedly excessive use of firecrackers, especially during the Hindu festival of Deepavali. The most commonly cited reason is the noise pollution caused by firecrackers.
The noise from firecrackers has a more deleterious effect on animals who have a more sensitive sense of hearing than humans...
Pollution in India
While India is proving itself to be a major powerhouse economically its environment is suffering in a major way. Air pollution, water pollution and garbage are serious problems in India. These are causing degradation of land, resource depletion, environmental degradation...
Zen Monthly Stock List \ Diwali Stock - 2010 @ A Glance
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...
"The Festival of Lights"
India is the country of Festivals. Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals of India. It is a festival of joy, happiness, brightness and splendour. Diwali literally means ‘row of lights’. The real...
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...