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When is Diwali?

Diwali, also known as Dipawali and Deepavali, is the Festival of Lights. This holiday celebrates the victory of Good over Evil within the individual. This holiday is celebrated in Hinduism, Sikhism, Buddhism, and Jainism.

A common ritual is to light diyas (string wicks inserted in clay pots filled with coconut oil) to signify victory of Good over the Evil within a person.

Year Diwali
2013 Sunday, November 3rd
2014 Thursday, October 23rd
2015 Wednesday, November 11th
2016 Sunday, October 30th
2017 Thursday, October 19th
2018 Wednesday, November 7th
2019 Sunday, October 27th
2020 Saturday, November 14th


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When is Holi?

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When is Rama Navami?

When is Hanuman Jayanti?

When is Raksha Bandhan?

When is Krishna Janmashtami?

When is Ganesh Chaturthi?

When is Navratri/Navaratri/Durga Puja?

When is Dussehra?

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