(7 Nov 2018) Hindu neighborhood in Pakistan celebrated the Hindu vacation of Diwali on Thursday with particular prayers and celebrations at temples throughout the nation.
On the Shri Swaminarayan Temple in Karachi, native Hindus had elaborate celebrations together with fireworks and sharing of sweets.
Additionally they made Rangolis, patterns and art work produced from colored rice.
The competition lasts for 5 days and every day of celebrations is related to completely different myths, legends and beliefs.
The phrase Diwali or Deepavali (in its full type), means ‘a row of lamps’.
Historically the trustworthy provide prayers to the Hindu goddess of wealth, Laxmi, and the elephant-headed god Ganesh.
Ganesh is the God of data, knowledge and success whose blessings are particularly sought by worshippers praying for prosperity.
In Hinduism, the origins of Diwali are traced to the Hindu God Rama’s return house following 14 years in exile, after defeating the mythological demon Ravana and rescuing his kidnapped spouse Sita.
Historically on Diwali, Hindus alternate presents and sweets and spend time with household.
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