The 7 Intresting Legends of Diwali.  

Diwali, also known as Deepawali, is a major Hindu festival lasting 5 days. It gets its name from the rows of oil lamps that people light outside their homes.

The festival Diwali, marks the victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance.

Diwali celebrates Lord Rama's return to Ayodhya after rescuing Sita and defeating Ravana as told in the Ramayana.

According to the Mahabharata, Diwali marks the homecoming of the 5 Pandava brothers after years in exile.

For Jains, Diwali celebrates the attainment of moksha by Mahavira, the last Tirthankara.

Sikhs celebrate the release of Guru Hargobind Singh from prison on Diwali.

Diwali is observed for 5 days with different rituals & significance.