How Diwali is celebrated
Before Diwali night Indians clean,renovate and decorate their homes.On Diwali night Hindus dress up in new clothes or there best outfits,light up lamps and candles out side of there homes.Then Diwali night family gather together and have a family feast.Finally family members and friends exchange gifts.
When Diwali is celebrated
Diwali is celebrated in autumn, October and November months
Amavasya means new moon nights in Sanskrit language when there is no moon at night.The word Amavasya is common to almost all Indian languages as most of them are derived from Sanskrit.