When is Diwali 2016?

Diwali 2016 started on Sunday 30th Oct, 2016 (30/10/2016) 2279 days ago

What is Diwali?


Diwali is one of the most popular festivals in Hindu countries. It is also known as the Festival of Lights and it symbolizes the victory of good over evil. The lamps are lit as a sign of hope and celebration. The celebration of this festival lasts for five days and five nights during the Hindu month of Ashwayuja.

Dates for Diwali from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Diwali is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Diwali 2024FridayNov 1st in 644 days
Diwali 2023ThursdayNov 9th in 286 days
Diwali 2022MondayOct 24th 94 days ago
Diwali 2021ThursdayNov 4th 448 days ago
Diwali 2020SaturdayNov 14th 803 days ago
Diwali 2019SundayOct 27th 1187 days ago
Diwali 2018WednesdayNov 7th 1541 days ago
Diwali 2017ThursdayOct 19th 1925 days ago
Diwali 2016SundayOct 30th 2279 days ago
Diwali 2015WednesdayNov 11th 2633 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateOct 30, 2016
When? Ended 2279 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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