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Essay on Diwali

Diwali - My Favourite Festival.

India is a very big country and in our country, there are people of every religion who leave peacefully throughout the country. Due to this, there are lots of festivals that are celebrated in India throughout the year, and one such festival is Diwali.

Diwali is also called "Dipawali" it is one of the major festival of the Hindu religion. People of all religions all over India celebrate Diwali with a lot of excitement and Happiness. Diwali is one of the festivals which is celebrated happily throughout the nation without any discrimination.

Diwali is one of the traditional festivals which has different stories about how it began one of the popular story behind the beginning of this festival is when Lord Ram, Sita, Lakshman, and Hanuman returned back to Ayodhya after 14 years of exile and getting victory over evil Ravana. The people welcomed them with lighting diyas all over Ayodhya, hence from that day Diwali is celebrated which gives the message of victory of good over bad.

Diwali is one of the major festival of India, and people are very excited about this festival. Diwali is celebrated with a lot of happiness. Diwali is one of the favorite festival on children because there is a vocational holiday for school during the festival of Diwali so children enjoy this festival a lot.

Before the beginning of Diwali people start cleaning and renovating their houses and beautifully decorate their houses. On eve of this Diwali festival children are offered brand new cloth and given firecrackers. This is also one reason because of which children love this festival so much.

Diwali is a festival of light, in this festival, every home is decorated with beautiful lights, Diyas are placed outside all houses and one lantern is hanged on the roof. During Diwali at night time all the darkness is overturned by lights, this is the reason because of which Diwali is also called as festival of lights. This light in darks gives us a message about the victory of good (light) over evil (dark).

On Diwali, my sister makes a beautiful rangoli with different pattern every day outside our door. In every house sweets and snacks are prepared, this includes "chakli, laddu, karanji, chivada, etc". These homemade snacks are then distributed to each other's home as greetings which increases relations with every family.

We enjoy this festival of Diwali a lot, we burst firecrackers every day. On the day of Laxmi puja we offer prayer to the goddess Laxmi for a wealthy life. On the day of Bhai Dooj, sister gives their brother a gift and greet each other.

Overall the festival of light Diwali is celebrated with a lot of excitement and happiness all over India. And I enjoy this festival a lot so Diwali is my favorite festival.


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