Diwali/Deepavali in Malaysia
Diwali is also known as Deepavali, Dipavali, Dewali, Deepawali or the Festival of Lights. It is celebrated on the 15th day of Kartika (October/November) in the Hindu calendar. Diwali celebrations can last for about five days.
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|Fri||Nov 5||2010||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Wed||Oct 26||2011||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Tue||Nov 13||2012||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Sat||Nov 2||2013||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Wed||Oct 22||2014||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Tue||Nov 10||2015||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Sat||Oct 29||2016||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Thu||Oct 19||2017||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Wed||Nov 7||2018||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Sun||Oct 27||2019||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
|Sat||Nov 14||2020||Diwali/Deepavali||Federal Public Holiday|
Quick FactsDiwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is one of the most popular Hindu festivals.
Diwali/Deepavali 2016Saturday, October 29, 2016
Diwali/Deepavali 2017Thursday, October 19, 2017
Other holidays in October 2016 in Malaysia
- Muharram/New Year – Sunday, October 2, 2016