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IshitaMemberMay 13, 2021 at 4:53 pm::
Diwali is the most awaited festival of India. It is the festival of light. It is celebrated as a victory of good over evil. We all waited through out the year for this time. It is one of biggest festival celebrated in India. Also people accross the word also celebrate Diwali. Diwali is celebrated not only in hindu community but also by the people of different religion.According to Hindu mythology diwali is the celebration of returning of Lord Rama, Devi Sita and Laxman to Ayodhya after 14 years of exile.,this return is made after he defeated demon king Ravan ,this is the victory of good over evil.We light candles, decorated our home with diyaa, lights and rangoli. We also worship Goddess Ganesh and Laxmi on this occasion.This worship bring prosperity in our house.In Bengal this time Goddess Kali is worshipped. We also burn firecrackers like -rocket,chakri, fuljhari etc with our friends and family. We spend a lot time with family. We visit each others house during this festival.We also eat sweets and share gifts with our friends and neighbors. We get a long holiday from school, colleges and workplaces to celebrate Diwali. We also do a lot shopping. Diwali is the most loved festival of India, we enjoy a lot during this festival.