โ€“ ๐Ÿช” Record 2.2 million oil lamps lit in northern India for Diwali

โ€“ ๐ŸŽ† People across India celebrated Diwali, the Hindu festival of light

โ€“ ๐Ÿ™ Streets and homes lit up with lamps, candles and firework

โ€“ ๐Ÿ’ก Crowds defied bans on firecrackers to celebrate with sparkler

โ€“ ๐Ÿ™ Festivities seen in cities like Delhi across the country

โ€“ ๐Ÿ”ฅ Fireworks, though restricted, used to mark the holiday

โ€“ ๐Ÿ•ฏ Millions partook in the tradition of lighting clay oil lamp

โ€“ ๐ŸŽ† Celebrations aimed to symbolize triumph of light over darkne

โ€“ ๐Ÿ’จ Firecrackers worsened air pollution levels in some citie

โ€“ ๐Ÿช” Record set in Uttar Pradesh with massive lamp lighting display