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PHOTOS: People Around The World Celebrate The Festival Of Lights

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.23.2014 | Religion

October 23 is a very special day this year for millions of Hindus, Jains and Sikhs around the world. It marks the day of Diwali, the festival of light...

Celebrating Diwali 2014, The Festival Of Lights (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | HuffPost Religion Editors | Posted 10.22.2014 | Religion

In 2014, Diwali, the festival of lights, will be celebrated on October 23 by Hindus, Jains and Sikhs. The word Diwali comes from the Sanskrit deepaval...

Happy Diwali From Michelle Obama

Posted 11.05.2013 | Religion

The White House celebrated Diwali by lighting the White House diya, as Michelle Obama addressed the gathering in the Blue Room. This marks the fifth t...

LOOK: Gorgeous Diwali Festivities In Full Swing

Posted 11.03.2013 | Religion

In 2013, Diwali, the festival of lights, will be celebrated on Nov. 3 by Hindus, Jains and Sikhs. The word Diwali comes from the Sanskrit deepavali, w...

PHOTOS: Diwali, The Festival Of Lights (LIVE UPDATES)

The Huffington Post | Jahnabi Barooah | Posted 11.12.2012 | Religion

Happy Diwali! How are you celebrating Diwali this year? Share your story with us. Email your photos and reflections to us at religion@huffingtonpost.c...

Is This North America's Next Big Holiday?

Posted 12.25.2011 | Religion

By Lauren Markoe Religion News Service Happy Diwali! Happy Di what? It's a Hindu holiday -- and an important one -- celebrated this week by ...

Diwali 2011: Celebrating The Festival Of Lights (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.19.2011 | Religion

Diwali, also known as Deepavali, is celebrated in the Hindu calendar months of Ashwin and Kartika, and in the western calendar on Oct. 26, 2011. D...