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Diwali celebrations across the nation

New Delhi,November 10:Diwali, the five-day festivals of lights has begun on Wednesday and you can see all the cheerful atmosphere everywhere.

Decorated lanterns, busting crackers, igniting diyas are a common sight, witnessed in every household every day during this festival.

This five-day festivities begins with Dhanteras and ends with Bhai Duj. The festival is celebrated to mark the victory of good over evil.Therefore, people celebrates Diwali very happily across the nation. 



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