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Sports personals pour Diwali wishes

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Sports personel extend Diwali greetingsSports personel extend Diwali greetingsON the special occasion of Diwali, Fijian sports personalities have extended their good wishes to the fans celebrating the festival.


Diwali, also known as the festival of lights, is an ancient Hindu festival that marks the victory of light over dark and good over evil.

It is one of the most widely celebrated as well as one of the brightest festivals celebrated every year by the believers of the faith across the globe.

Footballer, Ritesh Mishra said, “may the lights of Diwali diya (earthen lamps) fill everyone’s home with wealth, happiness, and everything that brings you joy, wish everyone a very happy Diwali".

Golfer, Fazeel Ali says he remembers Diwali as a festival full of sweet childhood memories, a sky full of lights, mouth full of sweets and heart full of joy.

“Wishing my Hindu friends and their families a happy Diwali”.

Rylan Sangha, the Fijian footballing sensation wished Sportsone readers a happy Diwali.

“Wishing you all a life of prosperity, positivity and happiness”.

Diwali, the festival of lights is celebrated to honor Rama-chandra, the seventh avatar (incarnation of the god Vishnu), said Cricketer Alvin Raj.

“It is believed that on this day Rama returned to his people after 14 years of exile during which he fought and won a battle against the demons and the demon king, Ravana.

“Happy Diwali to all from the Cricket family of the Fijian community”.


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