Diwali. The Indian Festival of Lights. Do Now. What do you know about Diwali?. What do you want to know about Diwali?. 1. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. What is Diwali?.
The Indian Festival of Lights
What do you know about Diwali?
What do you want to know about Diwali?
1. Diwali is the Hindu "festival of lights" which celebrates the New Year. It is India's most important holiday. . It occurs on the fifteenth day of the Hindu month of Kartika.
2. It is known as the festival of lights because in celebration people light many small clay lamps called "diyas" around their homes to represent the victory of good over evil.
* Fasting is to go without food.
decorate their homes.
clean their home to rid it of bad luck.
when people decorate their homes.
What did you learn about Diwali? List three facts.