Diwali is probably India’s the biggest holiday. When I say the biggest, what I mean is it’s celebrated across India. An individual state might have holidays that are more popular than Diwali, but Diwali in my opinion is the only one that gets celebrated across the nation with a big ferver.

There are many stories around Diwali and it’s not as simple as Jesus was born on the day. There is one story that’s prominent though. When Ram, the exiled king of Ayodhya (a city in northern India) came back to his city after defeating Ravan and completing 14 years…

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