Diwali - Hindu Festival of Lights, occurs between the months of October and November. Not only celebrated in India but Worldwide. Pray to God to remove evil (darkness) and provide enlightenment of Hindu spiritual knowledge (Lightness)
Diwali festival of lights celebrated by Hindus worldwide (pix) I've always wanted to visit India and I love to show the girls pictures of this truly intoxicating country. CC Check out the program USAC has in India.
A man lighting candles for the beginning of Diwali, the festival of lights. This is one of the biggest festival that Indians believe in. I do celebrate Diwali and almost everybody in India do too with a lot of fireworks and lights everywhere.
Diwali/Lunar New Year/Festival of Lights Hindu festival for Goddess Lakshmi (source of health, fertility, and prosperity) and Her consort, God Vishnu (the preserver); focus is on peace-making and new beginnings. Offer your light!