Festival of Lights

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(Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BC

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Let us come together to celebrate the festival of lights in an auspicious and best way with Edinburgh Diwali.
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 19 ( ANI ): Jawans of the Indian Army lit up border in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir to celebrate festival of lights, Diwali, on Thursday.
The A-listers of Bollywood including Sonam Kapoor, Sidharth Malhotra, Karan Johar, Kriti Sanon, Sri Devi and Akshay Kumar turned up in glittering ethnic wear to bring in the Indian festival of lights.
As it is the festival of lights, people light oil lamps, known as diyas, and candles, but there are huge firework displays to mark the return of Rama, (http://www.
The event will be followed on Sunday, October 15 by the Festival of Lights in Longford Park from noon to 6pm.
The Festival of Lights has served as the centerpiece of Ayala Land's Christmas spectacle for the past six years.
SWednesday, November 18, will see Stockton's Riverside light up when The Festival of Light and Colour gets underway.
The Festival of Lights will be shown 30 minutes nightly, from 6pm to 10pm, until January 4, 2016.
NASDAQ Global Market: WSBC) said its subsidiary WesBanco has been designated the financial supporter of Wheeling, WV's Winter Festival of Lights at Oglebay Park.
The festival of Deepavali, or Festival of Lights, celebrates the victory of Goodness over Evil and Light over darkness.
Like the festivals held in other cities across Europe and the world (Lichtfestival in Ghent, The Festival of Lights in Lyon, Light Chartres Chartres, GLOW Eindhoven, Radiance Festival of Light Glasgow, Festival of Lights in Berlin, Montreal High Lights Festival in Montreal, .
The Mission Inn Hotel and Spa, a resort in Riverside, California, US, has announced that it is hosting the 19th annual Festival of Lights on November 25, 2011.
MORE than 1,000 people got together to celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights, in Huddersfield.
Parvanov was invited to light the first shamash candle of Hanukkah at Sofia's Central Synagogue marking the beginning of the eight-day Jewish Festival of Lights.
Derived from the Sanskrit word Deepavali, meaning 'row of lamps,' it is also most popularly known as the Festival of Lights.
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