Today, millions of people around the world are celebrating #Diwali, the festival of lights. While the holiday is rooted in customs of its Hindu origins, a variety of cultural backgrounds and heritages weave together to form its traditions — each connected by a universal thread of symbolism that marks this occasion as the "victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, and good over evil." People honor this levity by cleaning their homes to create a fresh start for the upcoming year, decorating their temples and houses with lamps and candles, lighting fireworks, and exchanging gifts. Photographer Marji Lang captured this magical moment during a commemoration in Patiala, India. In this northwestern state, a community huddles together outside the Gurudwara Dukhniwaran Sahib, a Sikh temple, to bask in the hushed glow of a sea of golden light and the promise of a new tomorrow. How do you mark occasions of levity and new beginnings in your life? (

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