Diwali, or Deepavali, is the Hindu festival of lights celebrated annually and one of the most popular festivals of Hinduism.
Diwali symbolises the spiritual “victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance”
Diwali celebration dates are as follows
- Tuesday, 6 November , 2018 – Deepavali (South Indians)
- Wednesday, 7 November, 2018 – Diwali (North Indians)
Maha Sabha South Africa endorse Diwali 2018 dates
Looking for a Diwali festival to enjoy in South Africa?
These dates for the 2018 events will be confirmed later.
- Lenasia: HCC Diwali Festival click here
- Midrand: India Cares Diwali Dinner: click here
- Pretoria: Tshwane Diwali Festival click here
- Durban: Tongaat Diwali Festival click here
- Cape Town: Diwali Fest TBA
- Nelson Mandela Bay TBA
This Diwali, light up your homes with our festive recipes. Ditch the elaborate presentation and fancy ingredients, here are super-easy solutions to soothe your aching sweet tooth.
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