Diwali is the one Indian festival that brings everyone together. Irrespective of faith, religion, region, caste or creed, the entire nation unites to celebrate this joyous occasion.
It marks the Hindu New Year and an auspicious day to begin a new business, hoping for wealth and prosperity.
It’s also a major holiday for millions of Indians around the world.
CGTN’s Nithya Ramani reports on the holiday and it’s cultural significance.