Up until 2016 I didn’t know much about Diwali, and I’ve still a lot to learn. The first time I was really aware of it being Diwali was on my first trip to India back in 2016. The story starts on a different calendar day than today, but the same holiday date as today is: Chhoti Diwali. Whatever I may have previously thought, my Diwali experience was nothing like what I expected.
Read the rest here and if you are celebrating Diwali, happy Diwali to you and your family!