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What is the Significance of DIWALI?

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Asked by prakash behera, 03 Nov '07 11:05 am
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invoking the lights of knowledge and bringing in prosperity and well being....
Answered by serpentine, 03 Nov '07 11:06 am

 
  
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Dipavali is the Indian festival that brings a series of festivals with it. One after another we get a chance to celebrate five festivals together. The people of all age groups and classes with equal zeal and enthusiasm celebrate Diwali throughout India. They put on new apparels and participate in the various activities that are related to Diwali celebrations.
Diwali is not only a festival of celebrations such as lightings, crackers, cleanliness, colorful rangoli making, social gatherings to exchange greetings and sharing sweets with your loved ones but it is also a festival that is filled with spiritualism and religious activities such as worship of Goddess Lakshmi, worship of Lord Ganesha, worship of Mother Kali, worship of Lord Chitragupta and worship of Govardhan Parvat. The Diwali festival is all about lots of shopping, happiness, togetherness and almost one week's holiday.
The celebration of the five-day long festival, diwali begins on Aswayuja Bahula Chaturdashi and conclude ...more
Answered by L KINI, 08 Nov '07 05:17 pm

 
  
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it's toooooooo surprising that you are not aware of significance of diwali
very bad
Answered by anjali, 04 Nov '07 02:12 pm

 
  
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I am surprised. U seem to be an Hindu and an Indian too and u r ignorant about ur festivals?
Answered by Ashok Kelekar, 03 Nov '07 11:07 am

 
  
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Diwali means glory & prosperity
Answered by Narendra Ranka, 03 Nov '07 11:06 am

 
  
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The Deepavali celebrates the return home of a Hero who showed the triumph of the spiritual ideals of Purity and Faith over material might and aggression.
Sri Rama is a Prince among the immortal Heros of the world's history. Homage to Him..!
Answered by bharati sharma, 10 Nov '07 02:21 pm

 
  
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It is the start of the New Year as per the Hindu calendar
Answered by Saj Sierra, 08 Nov '07 02:01 pm

 
  
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WINNING OVER YOUR VICES AND PANCHA BOOTHAS TO LIGHTEN YOU SOUL - THIS IS DEEPA ( LIGHT ) + AWALI ( MALA OR ROW ).
Answered by P.SURESH, 03 Nov '07 11:07 am

 
  
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Diwali is how with our efforts to spread happiness can brighten an otherwise no moon night
Answered by Mayank Jain, 03 Nov '07 11:06 am

 
  
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