Diwali also known as the Festival of Lights is celebrated mainly in India. It symbolizes the victory of good over evil, right over wrong, and light over darkness. It is a grand festival that lasts over five days. In recent years, the most widely celebrated festival in India has gone global. From the community Diwali celebrations, grand Diwali parties, fireworks over the Hudson River, to the first public Diwali greetings by an American President in 2021, all point toward the growing popularity of this festival in the US.