Washington (US): Diwali needs poured from internationally and from the White House. US President Joe Biden on Thursday (November 4) prolonged greetings to individuals celebrating the festivals of Diwali all world wide. “May the light of Diwali remind us that from the darkness there is knowledge, wisdom, and truth. From division, unity. From despair, hope,” Biden mentioned in a tweet.”To Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, and Buddhists celebrating in America and around the world – from the People’s House to yours, Happy Diwali,” the tweet added.
US Vice President Kamala Harris additionally prolonged her greatest needs to everybody celebrating Diwali, the competition of lights and referred to as to honour the sunshine inside each other. “Happy Diwali to everyone celebrating the Festival of Lights here in the United States and around the world. @SecondGentlemanand I extend our warmest wishes for a holiday filled with light, love, and prosperity,” the Vice-President tweeted.
In the video shared by Harris, she mentioned that this 12 months’s Diwali holds even deeper that means within the midst of a “devastating pandemic”.
“This year, Diwali arrives with even deeper meaning, in the midst of a devastating pandemic. The holiday reminds us of our nation’s most sacred values. Our gratitude for the love of family and friends. Our responsibility is to lend a hand to those in need. And our strength to choose light over darkness, to seek knowledge and wisdom and to be a source of goodness and grace,” the VP mentioned. “Let`s remember to honour the light within one another from our family to yours. I wish you a joyous Diwali,” she concluded.
Diwali is noticed on the fifteenth day of Kartik, the holiest month within the Hindu lunar calendar. The competition of lights is among the main festivals celebrated throughout India. Diwali symbolizes the non secular “victory of sunshine over darkness, good over evil, and data over ignorance.
(With ANI inputs)