Diwali 2013, Diwali 2013 date, Deepavali 2013, Deepavali 2013 date. In 2013, Diwali festival begins on 31 October, ends on 5 November 2013. Diwali 2013 date is November 3.
Diwali is the festival of lights and the most celebrated Hindu festival throughout the world. Also known as Deepavali, Divvela Panduga, Diwali is observed on Amavasya on Ashwin Month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars.
It falls in Kartik Month as per North Indian Hindi calendar.
Diwali is a five-day festival which begins on Dhanteras and ends on Bhai Dooj.
31 October 2013: Govatsa Dwadasi, Vasubaras (Krishna Paksha Dwadasi)
1 November 2013: Dhanteras, DhanTrayodasi, Dhanvantari Jayanti (Krishna Paksha Trayodasi)
2 November 2013: Narak Chaturdasi, Kali Chaudas (Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi)
3 November 2013: Lakshmi Puja, Diwali Puja, Kali Puja in Bengal (Ashwayuja Amavasya / Kartik Amavasya)
4 November 2013: Govardhan Puja, Bali Pratipada, Gujarati New Year (Bestu Varsh) (Kartik Sud Pratipada)
5 November 2013: Bhai Dooj, Bhau Beej, Yama Dwitiya (Karthik Shukla Dwitiya)