The festival Diwali, also known as Deepavali, will be celebrated on 23rd October in 2014 in India.
Diwali is celebrated on 23rd October and in 2014 Diwali will be celebrated on 4th Thursday of October. Countries like Nepal, Singapore and Sri Lanka also celebrate Diwali with great fervor and refer to it as Deepavali in India.Diwali is one of the most popular festivals in India and is also called Deepavali and Deva Diwali (by Jains).
In some other countries Deepavali is also referred to as Tihar.
Diwali dates 2014 around the world: