diwali festival of lights

paint lotus with sand

taste sweet treats, ooh-aahh fireworks

darkness held at bay

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India’s bright tradition

begging real Light of the world

ID 59700129 © Nah Ting Feng | Dreamstime.com Traditional clay diya lamps lit during diwali celebration

ID 59700129 © Nah Ting Feng | Dreamstime.com
Traditional clay diya lamp lit during Diwali