10 Deep­avali

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Through­out Malaysia (www. tourism.gov.my). Al­ter­na­tively known as The Fes­ti­val of Lights, Deep­avali is the big­gest Hindu fes­ti­val in Malaysia. Prac­ti­tion­ers light their homes with lit­tle lamps to aid the re­turn of Lord Rama and his wife, Sita, to Ay­o­d­hya af­ter his 14-year ex­ile. In­dian snacks such as mu­rukku and laddu are sold in abun­dance around this time of year.

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