India celebrates Diwali - The New Indian Express

India celebrates Diwali

  • Children play with firecrackers during Diwali celebrations in New Delhi.(AP)
  • Fireworks light up the night sky above high-rise buildings during Diwali celebrations in New Delhi.(AP)
  • A boy lights firecrackers in a small alleyway during Diwali celebrations in New Delhi.(AP)
  • A family lights firecrackers during the festival of Diwali in New Delhi.(AP)
  • A homeless man prepares to sleep on the pavement surrounded by candles lit by a local merchant in front of a shop during the festival of Diwali in New Delhi.(AP)
  • People play with firecrackers during Diwali, the festival of lights, in Allahabad.(AP)
  • The child of a roadside flower vendor plays on a bed of marigolds for sale on Diwali in Allahabad.(AP)
  • A man dressed as a monkey god Hanuman prepares for a religious procession ahead of Diwali.(AP)
  • Firecracker lights up the sky as candles and lamps are seen lit across a field ahead of Diwali, in Allahabad.(AP)
  • A woman holds a tray filled with earthen lamps during Diwali celebrations in Allahabad.(AP)