Deepavali - Diwali/Deepavali

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Once prayers are finished, celebrants often hold open houses where family and friends are encouraged to drop by to share conversation, enjoy snacks or meals and celebrate the beginning of a new year together.

Also, this tale is one of the most famous stories among Hindus.

According to Pintchman, the start of the 5-day Diwali festival is stated in some popular contemporary sources as the day Goddess Lakshmi was born from , the churning of the cosmic ocean of milk by the gods and the demons โ€” a Vedic legend that is also found in several such as the , while the night of Diwali is when Lakshmi chose and wed Vishnu.

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The agricultural symbolism is also observed on this day by many Hindus as Annakut, literally "mountain of food".

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Contemporary Bengali celebrations mirror those found elsewhere, with teenage boys playing with fireworks and the sharing of festive food with family, but with the goddess Kali as the focus.

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It celebrates the sister-brother bond, similar in spirit to but it is the brother that travels to meet the sister and her family.

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