This is how India looked from space during 2017 Diwali celebrations
New Delhi : After several fake images on the internet, a first real image showing how India glittered during 2017 Diwali celebrations has finally arrived.
The picture has been clicked by an astronaut from International Space Station (ISS) on October 19.
The ESA astronaut currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) took the opportunity to wish everyone on the occasion of Diwali and posted an image of a brightly illuminated India from space on October 19.
He wrote: “Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights, starts today. #HappyDiwali to everyone! #VITAmission”
ISS is famous for sharing stunning pictures of earth on regular intervals they click from space.
Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights, starts today. #HappyDiwali to everyone! #VITAmission pic.twitter.com/Uygnc8tTWx— Paolo Nespoli (@astro_paolo) October 19, 2017