The Hindu festival of Diwali is one of the most popular and widely celebrated festivals in India. It is also known as the “festival of lights” and is observed by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains all over the world.

Diwali marks the victory of good over evil and is celebrated with great fanfare.

Happy Diwali

Families decorate their homes with diyas (clay lamps), set off fireworks and exchange gifts.