Diwali: A Festival of Light

Hindu priests perform rituals as devotees gather around an idol of monkey god Hanuman during Hanuman Jayanti festival in Allahabad, India, Monday, Nov. 12, 2012. Hanuman Jayanti commemorates the birth of Hanuman, which is celebrated in some parts of northern Indian ahead of Diwali, Hindu Festival of Light. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
November 12, 2012 12:16:50 PM PST