“Story of Diwali” – this eBook (digital download in PDF Format) introduces the beautiful Indian festival of Diwali to children. At 2.4$ this really affordable ebook is a fun, non-preachy, simple-to-read rhyming story book which talks about how five days of Diwali are celebrated. The rhyming text and colorful illustrations appeal to toddlers, preschoolers and kindergartners. The 24-paged book also has some fun facts about Diwali and a special sloka in sanskrit (along with its translation) at the end of the story. The simple yet delightfully told story describes how each day of Diwali brings joy and festive spirit to our homes.
The five days of Diwali covered in the book are:
Day-2: Narak Chaturdasi
Day-3: Lakshmi Puja / Main Diwali
Day-4: Padwa / Govardhan Puja
Day-5: Bhai Dooj
Please note that this is a digital download for parents/teachers outside India.