Wednesday, 26 October 2011
Also known as Diwali, the Hindu community in Malaysia, celebrates Diwali festival as a symbol of triumph of good over evil. The Malaysian people call Diwali as Hari Deepavali. The south Indian tradition of oil bath precedes all the rituals of Diwali Festival. The Diwali celebration includes visits to temples and prayers at household altars. Diwali is celebrated almost all over the Malaysia except in Sarawak & Federal Territory of Labuan.