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celebration from 23rd October to 11th November.
The five days of Diwali
(including the Hindu New Year) are rich in cultural traditions and rituals that symbolize new beginnings and a renewed commitment to family.
Washington: US President Donald Trump celebrated Diwali
at a White House ceremony but surprisingly omitted mentioning Hindus -- the largest community in the world that celebrate the festival of lights -- in his tweets, drawing severe criticism from netizens forcing him to redo his tweet.
Bilawal said that Diwali
is celebrated as a triumph of good over evil and light over darkness, adding that philosophy of PPP is also fight against darkness, injustices and inequality.
Mazhar Kasmi added, "Happy Diwali
to all our Indian friends," a sentiment that was echoed by Naresh Israney, who said, "Happy Diwali
to all," and Mayur Indi chimed in, "Wishing a very happy Diwali
to all those living here in Oman and their loved ones." Diwali
is, of course, a festival not just celebrated by Indians, but by others as well.
The Hindu community in Lahore visited their temples and performed the rituals of Diwali
is also known as the festival of lights.
The city's 'Little India' can be sampled by taking a walk through the bazaars, exhibitions and rangoli art during Diwali
. Open-air concerts and decorative lights add to the charm.
is part of a five-day celebration 6 preceded by Dhanteras and Chhoti (small) Diwali
and succeeded by Ganesh Puja (worship of Lord Ganesha) and Bhai Dooj (celebration of brother-sister bond) 6 when the Hindu community all across the globe and especially in India come together to perform holy rituals for future prosperity and good health of their loved ones, light "diyas" (earthen lamps), burst crackers, feast on sweets and other delicacies, and spend quality time with friends and family.
Indian Netizens were in for a special Diwali
treat on Wednesday, with the UAE Vice-President tweeting his Diwali
wishes in Hindi and the Indian Prime Minister responding in Arabic!
In his message on Diwali
, the PPP chairman held out assurances to the non-Muslims living in Pakistan that his Party will always stand for their protection and promotion as equal citizens of the state as per the vision of the founding fathers of the country and teachings of our religion Islam.
Festivities linked to Diwali
to be began in the wee hours on Tuesday as members of the local Hindu community arrange special worship sessions to welcome Lakshmi, the Goddess of Wealth as per Hindu mythology.
The Hindu community residing in Pakistan and around the world is celebrating the Diwali
festival today with traditional religious zeal and fervour.