Divya Reddy Pidaparti
Novemeber 19, 2012
Diwali: Festival Of Lights (Extra Credit)
The event I attended was the celebration of Diwali Festival sponsored by the Indian Student Association of Texas A&M University Corpus Christi. This event was held on Thursday, N
Student number: 09347004
Student name: Wang Weiwei (王维维)
Group number: 25
Group topic: The Diwali Festival
Analysis of Diwali Festival: special significances & negative effects
(School of Tourism, Sun Yat-sen University, Wang Weiwei)
Abstract: “Diwali”, the festival of lights,...
The First day of Diwali : Dhanteras
The First day is called Dhanteras or Dhantryaodashi, which falls on the thirteenth day of the month of Ashwin. .
The Second day of Diwali : Narak Chaturdasi
It is the fourteenth lunar day (thithi) of the dark forthnight of the month of Kartik and the eve of D
India is called the country of Festivals. There are different festivals celebrated in different provinces. Diwali is the one, celebrated all over India.
Diwali also called "Festival of Lights" is celebrated in month of November of the year. Diwali is celebrated for four days according to Hindu Pa
Diwali is an annual festival of Hindus. Generally it falls during the month of October or November. Hindus throughout India celebrate this festival with great joy.
The festival of Diwali has a religious sanction behind it. It was on this day thousands of years ago that Shri Ram Chandra set foot o
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Diwali - Hindu Festival of Lights
Each year in October and November, Indian people who are followers of the Hindu religion celebrate the festival of Diwali by decorating their homes with hundreds of little lamps called divas.
The word Diwali is a contraction of deepavali - which literally means
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Topic: An interesting celebration from your culture.
Symbol of good over evil
Celebrated in other countries
Why Diwali is most interesting celebration
The subject that I researched for my ethnography was the Hindu festival of Deepavali within the Nepalese culture, and how it has been incorporated in the Nepalese festival of Tihar. The informants I have interviewed are all within my consanguineal family. Two of the interviews were don
What is Diwali ?
The word "Diwali" is a contraction of "Deepavali", originating from the Sanskrit word Dīpāvalī (दीपावली) which can be translated to "Row of Lights". Hence the Diwali Festival is also called the "Festival of Lights". Diwali is the name for the festival in North-Indi
Diwali festival is a 5 day Hindu festival in India which occurs on the fifteenth day of Kartika. Diwali when translated means "rows of lighted lamps" and the occasion is also referred to as the Festival of Lights.
During Diwali, Indian homes are cleaned and windows are opened to welcome Lakshmi, th
Diwali or Deepawali, is also known as the Festival of Lights. Sanskrit word "Deepavali" - Deepa meaning light and Avali, meaning a row. During the Festival of Lights, 'deeps', or oil lamps, are burned throughout the day and into the night to ward off darkness and evil. Diwali - The Festival of Light
Diwali is one of the most important festivals celebrated in India. It is celebrated on the darkest night of the year, which usually falls sometime in the beginning of November. Diwali, though, is the festival of lights.
All over India, homes are decorated with lights and earthenware lamps filled wi
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Festivals are part of one’s custom, culture and tradition. They are there for us to celebrate. It helps us forget our routine. It gives us some momentary, mental and physical relaxation and thus frees us from die shackles of monotonous work.
In India alone there are over 100 festivals celebrate
The Significance of Diwali
The Diwali or Deepavali festival marks the victory of good over evil. The Sanskrit word “Deepavali” means “an array of lights” and signifies the victory of brightness over darkness. As the knowledge of Sanskrit diminished, the name was popularly modified to