Diwali is the Hindu Festival of Lights, Usually Lasting Five Days and Celebrated During the Hindu Lunisolar month Kartika.
Over the centuries, Diwali has become a national festival that's also enjoyed by non-Hindu communities. Many people decorate their homes and workplaces with tiny electric lights or small clay oil lamps. Bowls of water with candles and flowers floating on the surface are also popular decorations.
Deepawali or Diwali is a festival of lights symbolizing the victory of righteousness and the lifting of spiritual darkness.