Use these twenty-seven Diwali related vocabulary cards for a word wall display when learning about the Festival of Lights.
What is Diwali? For Kids!
Diwali is a five-day celebration that originated from the Indian subcontinent. It is one of the most popular festivals in India, and people from different communities celebrate it in various ways.
The festival is recognized for its unique symbol, the diya, an oil lamp. During the festival, people typically light multiple diyas to decorate their homes and surroundings. This custom has earned Diwali its nickname, “The Festival of Lights”.
Printable Diwali Word Wall Cards
This printable set of word wall cards is perfect for helping your students learn more about the celebration. We’ve included 27 fully editable word wall cards for you to print and use in your classroom lessons.
Print out these Diwali Word Wall Vocabulary cards and cut them along the line. Stick them up around your room to immerse your students in the content-specific vocabulary.
Diwali-Related Words Include
Diwali, diwa, Hindu, Hindi, diva lamp, diya, gifts, Lakshmi, food, new year, festival, Festival of Lights, lights, fireworks, Rama, Sita, mehndi, rangolis, Holi, rangoli pattern, India, parade, bindi and Holi.