Light In Our Lives: 5 Lessons from Diwali

Published on YourTango on 11/13/12

The Diwali Festival of Lights shines into our lives with ideas for better living and relationships

Diwali is an unusual religious celebration in that it is a festival for Sikhs, Hindus, Jains and some Buddhists.  Each of these religions has their own particular take on the festival.  This holiday is characterized as the festival of lights.  The light is to welcome and guide the richness and wealth into their lives for the new time that will come.  The light is also part of closing out old books, including traits such as anger, hate and jealosy. So what can we learn from Diwali?

Read more at http://www.yourtango.com/experts/the-rev-christopher-smith/light-our-lives-5-lessons-diwali-expert

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