Festivals (Hinduism)

1

Why are festivals important to believers?

2

What is the popular Hindu festival of Divali often called?

3

Which Hindu Deity's deeds are often retold at the time of the Divali festival?

4

The Hindu goddess of wealth is often worshipped at Divali. What is her name?

5

What is a rangoli?

6

What is a common theme across many Hindu festivals?

7

Which popular Hindu Deity is associated with the festival of Holi?

8

What do many Hindus do to celebrate Holi?

9

Why might effigies of Holika be burnt on a bonfire as part of Holi celebrations?

10

Which Hindu festival includes sisters tying a rakhi on their brothers' wrists to symbolise love and blessings?