Diwali, the festival of lights celebrated across the world

The Indian festival of lights, Diwali celebrates the triumph of good over evil and is marked by an exchange of sweets, lighting of lamps or diyas and fireworks. One of the biggest festivals in India, Diwali was celebrated with great fervour not just in the country but around the world. 

Here are some glimpses of Diwali celebrations from across the globe: 

Indian-origin British Home Secretary Priti Patel celebrating Diwali. Photo courtesy: Twitter/@patel4witham
Indian-origin British Home Secretary Priti Patel celebrating Diwali. Photo courtesy: Twitter/@patel4witham

 

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