Deepavali 2009: Festival of Lights Images

| October 15, 2009

Deepavali or the ‘Festival of Lights’ is celebrated by Hindus with prayers, family gatherings and festivities. Open houses are held where family and friends visit each other and enjoy delicious Indian traditional goodies. Expect to find plenty of “muruku”, a crispy Indian delicacy that is particularly popular during this festival. Below are some beautiful photos taken during the lights festival of Deewali.

1. Circle of Light

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2. Lisaka the Next Deewali Generation

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3. Rikah the Veteran Deewali Elder

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4. Wet Little Hindus

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5. Lightens the Dewali Lights

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6. Padmaja the Pink Lotus

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7. Playing with the Candle

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8. The Children Tears

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9. Celebrating in a Blue Taxi

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10. Flying Colors

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Category: Arts and Culture, Featured, South East Asia

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  1. hello! wow wat a colorful festival! See u at the NN award night!

  2. Steve says:

    fantastic shots