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The Perfect Sweets and Snacks to Celebrate Diwali

I’ve always been fascinated by other cultures and their celebrations. So many of them are, I’ve found, rooted in the celebration of life and all those things that exist within it.

Plus, I suppose it goes without saying, I also love any excuse to learn more about what foods these cultures make to celebrate these times. When I heard about Diwali and the tasty sweets and snacks those who celebrate make, I was sold even more than I already was over the festival of lights.


What is Diwali?

Diwali or Deepavali is the Hindu festival of lights celebrated every year in autumn in the northern hemisphere.


Here are 10 perfect sweets and snacks to help you celebrate Diwali:

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1. Rooh Afza Lemon Sharbat

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2. Canapes Chaat Recipe

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3. Paan Coconut Ladoo

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4. Gulab Jamun Dessert Parfait

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5. Sweet Potato Pumpkin Kebabs

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6. Layered Fruit Sandesh

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7. Thandai Mousse Cake

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8. Perfect Paan Shots

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9. Spiced Fenugreek Beet Baked Mathri

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10. Paneer Potlis

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Do you celebrate Diwali?