Cultural Moment: My Deepavali (Diwali) story

The following was contributed by clinical associate professor Poorani Sekar, MD. Deepavali (also known as Diwali), the Festival of Lights, fell on October 24 this year. On Deepavali we celebrate the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance. Each region of India has certain customs and traditions associated with this festival. […]