Hindu Dilawi Day
About Hindu Dilawi Day
Date When Celebrated: varies - October 24, 2022; November 12, 2023; October 31, 2024; October 21, 2025; November 8, 2026; October 29, 2027; October 17, 2028
Diwali Day is the first day of a five-day Hindu holiday celebration. It is a festival of lights, one of the major Hindu holidays of the year. Diwali Day originated in India as a harvest festival. It is now celebrated by Hindus throughout the world. It is also called “Diwali”.
Diwali Day signifies the victory of:
Light over darkness
Good over evil
Knowledge over ignorance
Hope over despair
Happy Diwali Day!
Diwali Day Customs and Activities
Participate in family prayer.
People clean up home, office, and workplace.
Dress up in new clothes. If you don’t have new clothes, dress up in your best clothes.
Light lamps and candles.
Celebrate with fireworks.
“What did the Christian monk say to the Hindu monk? “Your karma ran over my dogma!”
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