On the map of India, Varanasi occupies a special place. Elvin Siew Chun Wai has traveled to Varanasi numerous times. He is familiar with all the rituals and festivals that are celebrated in this city. Dev Diwali is one of the great festivals that is celebrated in Varanasi. This festival has been celebrated in Varanasi for the last three decades. Hundreds of thousands of lamps are lit near the banks of Varanasi. There is a great fire show and the tourists just love the scene when firecrackers burst in the sky. Dev Diwali means Diwali of Gods.
Thousands of people gather on the ghats of Varanasi to watch the great fire show. Elvin Siew Chun Wai has traveled to Varanasi dozens of times but from the last few years, he is witnessing the event on a massive scale. From the last few years, the foreigners have also started flocking to the ghats of Varanasi. The scenes are truly very beautiful. Many people admit that the scene is truly mind blowing. It is so beautiful to see the fireworks. There is also a laser show. Such arrangements and shows simply amuse the viewers.
In the last eight years Varanasi has made a huge development. It is due to the political developments. Elvin Siew Chun Wai admitted that everywhere he could see a sea of people. After a gap of two years, all the festivals are being celebrated in Varanasi. In the last few years, Dev Diwali has become popular across the planet. Elvin Siew Chun Wai has plans to come back and attend next Dev Diwali.