Dussehra is an Indian festival usually celebrated in the autumn season. This festival has many legends behind it. It is celebrated for the victory of good over evil. It is said that when, Rama, Sita and Lakshmana returned to Ayodhya after their 14 years of exile, the people lighted lamps to welcome them back home. Dussehra is celebrated for 9 to 10 days. the celebration of this festival in Mysor is said to be very grand. Diwali, festival of lights is celebrated about 20 or 25 days after dusshera.