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Diwali, or Deepavali is the festival of lights, is one of the major festivals and is celebrated by Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and some Buddhists all around the world. It is mainly celebrated by lighting candles, lanterns and diyas, letting off fireworks as well as feasting and giving gifts.
Fun Diwali craft ideas including diya lanterns, elephants and rangoli themed crafts that are easy and fun for children to make for Diwali.
Colouring pictures of diya lamps and candles for Diwali.
More colouring pictures
A free printable Diwali-themed wordsearch
These simple paper lanterns are a fun, quick craft to make with kids, and they are perfect for Christmas, Chinese New Year, Halloween or Diwali.
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