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Diwali/Deepavali in Singapore

Diwali is also known as Deepavali, Dipavali, Dewali, Deepawali, or the Festival of Lights. It is celebrated in October or November each year. Diwali celebrations can last for about five days.

Lanterns for the Diwali celebrations.
Lanterns for the Diwali celebrations.
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About Diwali/Deepavali

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Diwali/Deepavali Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriNov 52010Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
WedOct 262011Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
TueNov 132012Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
SatNov 22013Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
WedOct 222014Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
TueNov 102015Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
SatOct 292016Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
WedOct 182017Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
TueNov 62018Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
SunOct 272019Diwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
MonOct 282019Diwali/Deepavali observedNational holiday

Quick Facts

Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is one of the most popular Hindu festivals.

Diwali/Deepavali 2018

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Diwali/Deepavali 2019

Sunday, October 27, 2019
Monday, October 28, 2019 – Observed date

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List of dates for other years

United Nation Holiday on November 6, 2018

Fun Holiday on November 6, 2018

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