Celebrate Diwali through Google AR

Visit this page in your mobile browser, or just take a peek (below) at the project, brought to you by the Google Arts & Culture Lab:

Some context for folks like me, who didn’t grow up with a connection to Indian traditions:

Diwali is the Indian festival of lights, usually lasting five days and celebrated during the Hindu Lunisolar month Kartika. One of the most popular festivals of Hinduism, Diwali symbolizes the spiritual “victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance”.

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