Diwali celebrations are not limited to a day or two. Just after Dusshera, preparations for Diwali start. In total, there are 5 different festivals that fall close to Diwali..
Dev Deepawali in Varanasi is a festival celebrated every year on the occasion of Kartik Poornima. At the occasion of Dev Diwali, all the ghats of River Ganga is lighted with thousands of diyas.
Dhanteras, is one of the famous festivals of India. It is an important part of Diwali celebration. Dhanteras is associated with wealth and prosperity. On this auspicious day people buy golds.