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The traditional Hindu tale of Lakshmi and the Clever Washerwoman is told in two episodes. It is almost time for the festival of Diwali - when the goddess Lakshmi walks among the people - when the washerwoman finds the Queen's necklace on the bank of the river. When she finds out the necklace has come from the palace she knows she must return it...but how can she turn her find to her advantage?