Mar 202012
 
Diwali

Diwali, also known as Deepavali and Divali, is the Hindu festival of lights. Diwali translates as the “row of lights”. This five day festival is a spectacular display throughout India as dipas/deepas (clay oil lamps), brightening every windowsill. The festival honors the Hindu goddess Laksmi, the goddess of fortune, good luck, riches, and generosity. She […]

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