Narak Chaturdashi in India in 2024

Narak Chaturdashi in India in 2024
Earthenware lamp lit for Diwali Image by Tripathy Biswajit , via Pixabay
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2025 Karnataka Mon, Oct 20 Regional Holiday
2024 Karnataka Wed, Oct 30 Regional Holiday
2023 Karnataka Sun, Nov 12 Regional Holiday
2022 Karnataka Mon, Oct 24 Regional Holiday
2021 Karnataka Wed, Nov 3 Regional Holiday

Karnataka. The second day of the five-day-long festival of Diwali

According to Hindu tradition, the demon Narakasura was killed on this day. The day is all about getting rid of anything bad. People get up early and wash and put on clean or new clothes.

Afterwards, they will celebrate by having a special breakfast with their friends and family. This day, also known as Chhoti Diwali, is a day for visiting friends, business associates and relatives, and for exchanging gifts.

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