Diwali (Deepavali or Deepawali or Dipawali) is India's big festival. Diwali means rows of lighted lamps. It is a festival of lights and all Indian Hindus celebrate it. During this festival, people light up their houses and shops.
likedoublevision: “ Diwali Festival of Lights “A symbol of Surya (Sun) and Agni (Fire), the lamp plays a very important role in life in India. ‘The flame of the lamp is likened to the Supreme Self.’” Balboa Park, San Diego, CA October 2013 ”