Diwali celebrations

Sri Lankan Tamil devotees were seen observing Diwali rituals , at a Hindu temple in Colombo.

Diwali is one of the most popular festivals of Hinduism.

Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights,  marks the homecoming of the God Lord Ram after vanquishing the demon king Ravana and symbolizes taking people from darkness to light in the victory of good over evil.

Pictures by Lalith Perera