Diwali, also known as Deepavali or the Festival of Lights, is a major Hindu festival that falls between mid-October and mid-November in the Gregorian calendar. It is dedicated to the victory of light over darkness.
International Orthopaedic Nurses Day is celebrated by the orthopaedic nurses around the world on October 30. This celebration was started in the USA back in 1990 and it was presented by Senator Carl Levin to then-President George H. W. Bush.
The economy of many African countries totally depend on agriculture, but many people have nothing to eat and starve to death. Annual observation of Africa Day of Food and Nutrition Security on October 30 attracts public attention to this problem.