Diwali 2019 : Diwali the Festival of Lights, Which is also known as Deepavali or Deepawali or Divali.
Diwali 2019 : Diwali is festival of lights which is the biggest event in the India through out the year. Like in western country Christmas is biggest event or Holiday event similarly Diwali is the biggest event in India or in Hinduism. Diwali 2019 is on 27th-Oct-2019.
This is know by many names depend on which part of the country you are in. To name a few Diwali, Festival of lights, Deepawali, Deepavali are the different name it called.
Diwali celebrated since on this Day one of the biggest Hindu God RAMA was back to his home after 14 years vanvaas (He spend 14 years in forest with his wife and one brother). During this time city where RAMA lived they lighted up their houses with Clay lamps to welcome them.
Like Christmas it is not one day event but it is a series of events, against it depend on which part of the country you are in based on that pre or post events at Diwali may change. But below are the most famous or known events around Diwali.
Dhanteras is on 25-Oct-2019 this year. On this event people buy new items for their kitchens or buy gold jewellery. People buys Silver or Gold made items on this particular day since this day is treated to be best day to buys these items. Or in other myth about this day is if you buy this item on this day than it will be wealthy through out the year.
Choti Diwali 2019
Choti Diwali is on 26-Oct-2019 this year. On this event people clear their houses, white wash houses, light their houses with fancy lights, LED bulbs etc.
Diwali is on 27-Oct-2019 this year. On this event people pray at their homes in evening time, Make good food for family with lots of sweets, in the night they people burn lots of crackers to celebrate this event.
Goverdhan is on 28-Oct-2019 this year. This event is celebrated in the memory when Lord Krishna lifted Goverdhan hill on his single finger to save villages from heavy rain and giving them shelter under hill.
Bhai Dooj 2019
Bhaiya Dooj is on 29-Oct-2019 this year. On this event all brother go out so see their sister and get blessing from them. This event is like raksha bandhan where they get a chance to meet their sister, eat some good food together with them again with lots of sweets.