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By Julie Schmiegelow 
Pujas, gods, ten-headed kings, an army of monkeys, diyas and defeated demons - the Hindu festival of lights has it all.

This section will guide you through the five days of Diwali. Read about the legends and find out how to celebrate on each of the five days. Good food, family and fireworks … and much more.

Happy Diwali!

Diwali dates in 2018

Dhanteras - November 5th
Naraka Chaturdashi - November 6th
Main Diwali - November 7th
Govardhan Puja - November 8th
Bhau-Beej - November 9th