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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    A girl lights an earthen lamp ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of light, in Ahmadabad, India, Nov. 11, 2012. The Hindu festival of lights, marked by lighting lamps and offering prayers to the goddess of wealth Lakshmi, will be celebrated on Nov. 13.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    Indian Sikh devotees pay their respects at the illuminated Sikhism's holiest shrine Golden Temple in Amritsar, Nov. 12, 2012, on the eve of Diwali.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    Shoppers choose electric lights ahead of Diwali in Siliguri, India, Nov. 11, 2012. Electric lights and traditional lamps are in heavy demand for the Hindu festival of lights, Diwali, which falls on Nov. 13 this year.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    An Indian man dressed as a monkey god Hanuman blesses a bystander as he participates in a religious procession in Allahabad, India, Nov. 12, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    An Indian man dressed as a monkey god Hanuman participates in a religious procession ahead of Diwali in Allahabad, India, Nov. 12, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    An Indian member of a band performs during a religious procession ahead of Diwali in Allahabad, India, Nov. 12, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    Indian woman shops on eve of Hindu festival of lights Diwali, in Jammu, India, Nov. 12, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    Indians shop on the eve of Diwali in Kolkata, India, Nov. 12, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    Indians light candles ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Allahabad, India, Nov. 12, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    A firecracker lights up the sky as candles and lamps are seen lit across a field ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Allahabad, India, Nov. 12, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    Widows gather around a tulsi plant and light oil lamps to celebrate Diwali at a rest house run by a devotee in Bhubaneswar, India, Nov. 13, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    A girl decorates the entrance of her home with earthen lamps and colored powder during Diwali festival in Kolkata, India, Nov. 13, 2012.
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  • Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights

    Indian Border Security Force soldiers light candles and crackers as part of Diwali celebrations at the India-Bangladesh border post of Lankamura, about 3 miles from Agartala, India, Nov. 13, 2013.
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