November 06th

Known as the festival of lights, Diwali truly lights up the ambiance of Pondicherry with a shopping spree, tourists pouring into the city to spend holidays, sweets, firecrackers, and gifts. The festival symbolises the victory of light over darkness. On this occasion, people decorate their houses with beautiful earthen lamps.

Across India, Diwali is coupled with a host of auxiliary festivities making almost a week of gala and bonhomie. With


Forget the race, visit Pondicherry. A city of bon vivants- heritage, peace, delicious food and memories in store just for you. Come once, you will come again.


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