Diwali: The Festival Of Lights

Diwali: The Festival Of Lights

Take a look into the celebrations of the colorful, joyous holiday Diwali with this National Geographic video.

Diwali - Festival of Lights | National Geographic


Key Facts In This Video

  • 1

    Diwali means "festival of lights" and commemorates the victory of lightness over evil and dark. (0:23)

  • 2

    Families attend ceremonies at temples together wearing their best, most colorful outfits. (1:41)

  • 3

    Displays of fireworks are common at the end of the festival. (2:37)

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