We wish everyone a very Happy Diwali and hope that the days to come will bring wealth, happiness and prosperity in your lives. Diwali Festival is being celebrated on 17th Oct 2009 across India.
Diwali (Deepawali), the Festival of Light, is celebrated with lots of firecrackers, diyas (lights) and mithais, among all races and religions. Hindus all over the world celebrate Deepawali with great enthusiasm. This is a major Hindu festival honouring Mother Lakshmi – the Goddess of wealth. Diwali is a holy tradition and symbolizes the victory of light over darkness; darkness refers to ignorance and light refers to knowledge.
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Several mouth watering dishes are made during Diwali and you can make them yourself by following our Diwali Recipes!