(October 17) Today we're celebrating . . .  Lakshmi Puja / Diwali – 5 Days of Diwali: Day 03


Lakshmi Puja / Diwali
5 Days of Diwali: Day 03

The third day of Diwali is the highlight of the festival, when families light their oil lamps, symbolizing the illumination of knowledge.

It is on this day that the Goddess Laskhmi is worshipped, calling on her to bring wealth and prosperity, and to triumph over evil and darkness.

 

 

 

More: Diwali on the Net – Day 03: Lakshmi Puja / Diwali

photo credit: via flickr



Leave a Reply

© 2014 Holidays on the Net Designed and Maintained by Studio Melizo