15 Interesting Diwali Facts - Festival for Kids | Mocomi
Some amazing facts about the Indian festival - Diwali. Diwali marks the Hindu new year. It is the largest and most celebrated festival in India.
The Story of Diwali
Once upon a time there was a great warrior, Prince Rama, who had a beautiful wife named Sita. There was also a terrible demon king, Ravana. He had twenty arms and ten heads, and was feared throughout the land. He wanted to make Sita his wife, and one day he kidnapped her and took her away in his chariot. Clever Sita left a trail of her jewellery for Rama to follow. Rama followed the trail of glittering jewellery until he met the monkey king, Hanuman, who became his friend and agreed to help…
Story of Diwali: Teach Kids about Holidays Around the World
Diwali is the Festival of Lights celebrated in India. As teachers, we can use this "Story of Diwali" lesson to open our kids' eyes to global holidays.
Diwali Activities for Kids: Crafts, Activities, Books and Videos
Discover the top resources for Diwali Activities for Kids. Here are a few ways to teach your child about the Festival of Lights.
Rangoli Colouring Pages
Here is a simple way to create your own rangoli design - using one of our rangoli colouring pages! Use felt tips, crayons or pencils for some traditional colouring fun, or paint the sections in white glue and use glitter, coloured salt, sand or rice to pick out areas of your rangoli! Teachers could make a beautiful classroom display by cutting out the finished rangoli and mounting side-by-side on the wall.
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Children Lighting Diya Colouring Page
Specially for Diwali, here's a fun colouring page for younger children featuring two children lighting diya to encourage the goddess Lakshmi into their home.