24th October 2019
Diwali is rightly considered as the only festival that is celebrated worldwide with great importance. Several stories and myths revolve around this festival of lights. Whatever maybe the culture of any state or country that celebrates Diwali, the theme remains the same, ‘triumph of good over evil’. Every minute detail right from the origin of Diwali to its significance and the harmful effects that cracker bursting causes, were discussed in the interactive discussion that was part of the special assembly conducted during the day of celebration. Children’s joy knew no bounds when they were involved in the activity of selecting and painting the lamps of their choice and finally decorating them in the allotted place. Once everything was arranged the whole place was lit with a heavenly glow, the beauty of which mere words could not depict.