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Diwali forts

In Maharashtra, Diwali is accompanied with a unique tradition—Diwali forts—small, clay forts which the kids make outside their house in the front yard or in their building compound. These little forts sometimes replicate the original Maratha forts found in the state. At times, the kids design their own fort.

Forts replica
Rajgad fort replica, Belgaum.

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Diwali lanternsDiwali is in a few days and the shops are lined with lovely lanterns. Can’t wait to see all the houses and streets glowing with the magic of Diwali 😀

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The Gilded Mirror

The gilded mirror