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  Diwali around the world
An Indian girl lights candles on the eve of the Diwali festival in Guwahati, northern India
1/8 An Indian girl lights candles on the eve of the Diwali festival in Guwahati, northern India
Hindus select garlands of marigolds at a flower stall in New Delhi
2/8 Hindus select garlands of marigolds at a flower stall in New Delhi
Indian village women carry trays of mud on their head. The mud will be used to spruce up their homes
3/8 Indian village women carry trays of mud on their head. The mud will be used to spruce up their homes
Sri Lankan Hindu women seek blessings from a Hindu priest
4/8 Sri Lankan Hindu women seek blessings from a Hindu priest
A group of Nepalese Buddhist nuns light lamps for Diwali in Kathmandu
5/8 A group of Nepalese Buddhist nuns light lamps for Diwali in Kathmandu
An amazing sight as Sikhs pray inside the Golden Temple in Amritsar, India
6/8 An amazing sight as Sikhs pray inside the Golden Temple in Amritsar, India
And a different view: celebrating in London's Trafalgar Square
7/8 And a different view: celebrating in London's Trafalgar Square
Brindha Sachpev from London performs the Sarve Mangalam dance
8/8 Brindha Sachpev from London performs the Sarve Mangalam dance

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