Once upon a time there was a king namedDashratha. He had 4 sons – Rama, Bharat, Laxmana and Shatrughan
The oldest son was called Rama.When Rama married a lovely princess called Sita,King Dushratha decided to give up the throne and let Rama take over his throne.
Rama’s step-mother was very jealous. She wanted the throne forher Son-Bharat. A long time before, she had saved KingDashraths life and then he had promised her to grant twowishes. She decided that it was time to claim her wishes. Sheasked Dashrath to send Rama to forest for fourteen years.Dashrath was shocked, but had to fulfil it. Thus Rama, followedby his loyal brother Lakshmana & Sita left for the forest.
Ravana, the Demon king with 10 heads, heard of Sita’s beautyand goodness and planned to kidnap her. By magic, he askedhis cousin to turn into a golden deer. Seeing the deer, Sita wastempted and asked Rama to catch it. When Rama did notreturn for a long time, Sita told Lakshmana to go after him.
Ravana, who was waiting for just this opportunity,disguised as a holy man and approached Sita for alms.When Sita stepped close, Ravana grabbed her armsand took her away!
Ravana, the 10 headed demon took Sita to Lankaand imprisoned her in a garden named ASHOKVATIKA and gave her a time of 12 months to decidewhether to marry Ravana or not.
Rama and Lakshmana searched for Sita and metbrave monkey warrior Hanuman. Hanuman and hisfriends promised Rama to help in finding Sita.
Ravana had captured Sita and kept her across a BIG ocean. A bridge of stones was built by the strongmonkey army. Rama finaly crossed the bridge to fight the 10 headed demon Ravana.
This was one of the greatest battles ever seen. Thefighting lasted for ten whole days and finally Rama killed the demon Ravana.
Rama and his family decided to return homeBut it was a moonless, dark night. The peopleof Ayodhya lit the roads with little lamps toshow them the way home..
Moral Of The Story … Diwali is also known as "Festival of Light,“..where the “light”signifies victory of good over evil within every human being…
In India, Diwali is the most important festivalof the year. Diwali is a major Indian festival,celebrated by Hindus..
On this day people wear new clothes, meet theirfriends & relatives, eat sweets,gift each other, decorate houses with lights and rangoli patterns, and set off fireworks in the night.