Diwali for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, October 19.
Diwali is observed on the 15th day of the month of Kartika on the Hindu calendar and celebrates the festival of lights.
More information on Diwali. (Dates, Customs and History for Diwali)
|Type:||Observance, Hindu, Sikhs, Buddhists|
|When:||Begins on 15th month of Kartika on the Hindu Calendar|
How many days to Diwali 2017?
Thursday, October 19th is the 291 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -0 days until the celebration/ observance of Diwali 2017.
October 2017 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 2 - Mon||Child Health Day 2017||Observance||-382|
|Oct 5 - Thurs||Sukkot 2017||Jewish||-379|
|Oct 9 - Mon||Columbus Day 2017||Federal Holiday||-375|
|Oct 9 - Mon||Leif Erikson 2017||Observance||-375|
|Oct 12 - Thurs||Shemini Atzeret 2017||Jewish||-372|
|Oct 13 - Fri||Simchat Torah 2017||Jewish||-371|
|Oct 16 - Mon||Boss's Day 2017||Observance||-368|
|Oct 19 - Thurs||Diwali 2017||Hindu||-365|
|Oct 31 - Tues||Halloween 2017||Observance||-353|