And when it comes to dressing to impress for the celebrations, a little style inspiration from Bollywood's fashionistas won't go astray.The Indian film industry's most famous names are already dressing to the nines in the lead up to Diwali, and sharing their stunning ensembles with fans on social media.
But to the horror of onlookers, the bull charged at her, using all its might as it hurled her several feet into the air.
The auspicious occasion of Diwali is just a few sleeps away, with Hindus preparing to bring out the sparklers and diyas for the festival of lights.
A woman escaped with her life after being tossed in the air by a charging bull.
Jijo Bai, 60, a local vendor, was trying to shoo away the animal that had been creating panic in the market area in Hoshangabad in Madhya Pradesh in central India.
Michael Clarke's time as Australia captain has come in for further criticism after his former team-mate Mitchell Johnson described a 'toxic' atmosphere within the team under his leadership.