How to Pronounce Diwali?

Correct pronunciation for the word "Diwali" is [dɪwˈɑːli], [dɪwˈɑːli], [d_ɪ_w_ˈɑː_l_i].

"Diwali" in context

Diwali is widely known as the "festival of lights," and it is celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs, and Jains each year all around the world. It is typically celebrated over five days and marks the end of the Hindu calendar year, being celebrated in the months of October or November. It is a festive event composed of lighting oil lamps, fireworks, and exchanging of sweets to signify the triumph of good over evil.

The main significance of Diwali is the celebration of Lord Rama's return to Ayodhya after his 14-year exile.

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