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Seriously what is the point of fireworks in late October? What is that meant to commemorate?
so that a few silly kids can cause some self harm before this years don't play with fireworks advert campign kicks in
don't have fireworks you moron
so it makes sense to have fireworks. Traditionally, Ferrero Rocher aren't part of Diwali in India either I imagine, but it seems to be a big thing here!
Deepavali (or Diwali) is the most popular festival of India, which broadly celebrates the triumph of good over evil primarily symbolized in the mythological epic of Ramayana in which the Hindu God Rama defeats his demonic adversary Ravana. Customary traditions include offering prayers to the Gods in the morning and exchanging sweets with friends and neighbors. During the night the houses are adorned with small lit oil lamps and colorful lights and then the entire family participates in the display of fireworks.
Unlike Western nations, retail of fireworks is largely unrestricted in India. People have access to a variety of fireworks and most of them in urban areas set it off on the public roads running in front of their houses. In smaller towns, the large temples of the town typically have public fireworks displays. Deepavali brings the spirit of goodwill and brotherhood and is celebrated across all religions in India.some popular fireworks include the famous 'phoolthari' or 'sparkler' which is commonly used in lighting most other fireworks. the 'anaar' or 'flowerpot' comes out as a big mountain of fire when lighted. the 'zameen chakra' is a spinning circle of fire with sparks coming out of it. the 'rocket' is a popular but dangerous one as it can change it's course and go into buildings. bombs like 'chilli bombs',and laxmi bombs are becoming popular but disturbing(they have high intensity).
I am very very frightened of fireworks, this time of year is not fun for me :(
what is the point in a few crappy fireworks in a back garden. They're dangerous and shit. So are most provincial public displays. So are fireworks. Meh
But we're still going