Diwali is one of the most popular and colourful festivals in India. Better known as Deepavali or the festival of lights, Diwali is a nocturnal celebration embraced by Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists and Jains across the country. It unifies every religion, every home, and every heart and India transcends into a land of myriad lamps. According to Hindu mythology this is celebration of return of Bhagwan Ram to Ayodhya and welcome with this lights
The mode and significance of Diwali celebration is multi faceted, varying according to mythology and scriptures. In Jain Dharma Diwali festival is celebration of the glory and achievement of Lord Mahavira. Diwali is the jubilation to commemorate the salvation or Moksha attained by Lord Mahavira & Kewalgyan to Gautamswami.
So Have a happy Diwali with these lovely philatelics around!