This year’s DEEPAVALI or DIWALI Festival will be held on the following dates.
Regional Names of the Days of Deepavali:
Day 1: Deepavali / Naraka Chaturdasi
Day 2: Lakshmi Puja
Day 3: Kartika Shuddha Padwa / Bali Padyami
Day 4: Yama Dvitiya
Regional Names of the Days of Diwali:
Day 1: Dhanteras / Dhantheran / Dhantrayodashi / Dhanwantari Triodasi / Yamadeepdaan / Dhan Teyras
Day 2: Choti Diwali / Kali Chaudas / Narak Chaturdashi
Day 3: Diwali / Baddi Diwali / Lakshmi Puja
Day 4: Pratipat / Padwa Puja / Gudi Padwa / Govardhan Puja / Annakoot
Day 5: Bhai Duj / Bhhaya Dooj / Bhai Beej / Dvitiya
Regarding the details of DEEPAVALI(DIWALI) , please check the below links.
*Official Website of DEEPAVALI 2014 (DIWALI 2014)
*DIWALI on Wikipedia
During the season of last year’s Diwali, my neighbor’s cracker shop caught the fire. I indeed wish such a kind of thing would never happen this year.
■Mangalore: Cracker shop at Kadri catches fire, reduced to ashes (Daijiworld)