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Diwali: A Festival of Lights

Diwali: A Festival of Lights

by Her Culture Staff

On November 11, 2015, followers of Buddhism, Hinduism, Jainism, and Sikhism will celebrate Diwali - a festival of lights originating from India.

Diwali is a festival that symbolizes the victory of righteousness and the lifting of spiritual darkness. People use small oil lamps or candles to to represent both physical and spiritual aspects of life. You can read more about Diwali here.

We've collected some of our favorite images from past festivities. Tell us how you celebrate in the comments!

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