Diwali is a festival that fills our life with colours! With onset of the month of Diwali, whole of the India gets completely involved in the celebratory mode. The preparations kick start very earlier and people begin getting involved in making plans for the same.
India is often called as the country with chain of festivals and Diwali is the most enchanting of them all. Lights, crackers, delicious food, new clothes, Laxmi Pujan everything fills the surrounding of every household with galore of brightness.
And, it’s fascinating to discover the plethora of fascinating things that makes this day a special celebration. We are here on the spree of explaining the various aspects of Diwali celebration and the things that bring about charm in the celebration. Read below to find....
Lights and Diyas are the most significant ingredients of Diwali celebration. Lighting all through the home brings a special kind of happiness and joy in our life. It’s such an incredible feeling when the entire family gets involved in lighting up Diyas all around the home. This brightness has indeed something inexplicably amazing that is hard to explain in words.
It is believed in the Hindu mythology that Laxmi is the Goddess of prosperity and is worshipped with absolute faith on the day of Diwali. In fact Laxmi and Ganesha are worshipped together in every household with Laddu, flowers, reciting Aarti and every related thing. This spiritual act is performed to bring about happiness and prosperity in every household.
And, here’s the alluring part of the celebration when the entire family sits together, giggles together, laughs and eats together that big fat Diwali dinner. In every household delicious food is cooked and especially every household cooks sweets of different varieties. Puri, Kheer, Gujia, and Namkeen are some of the common items that are cooked in every home.
And, who does not like wearing new and beautiful clothes? Indeed everyone does! After kitchen related work, everyone in the family gets ready in new clothes and then everyone performs Ganesha-Laxmi Pujan and lights up Diyas in the entire home. This brings about a magical energy in everyone arpund.
Rangoli making is an important part of Diwali celebration! This not only is done to decorate the home but it is believed in the Hindu mythology that Rangoli brings about happiness and merriment in the surrounding. Most offices also organize for Rangoli making competition for fun!
Gifts are an integral part of any celebration, but when it’s about Diwali exchanging gifts cannot be avoided. People present enchanting gifts to their loved ones, colleagues, family members, friends, spouse, children and everyone. And, even if someone is away people send gifts online to make sure that no one feels alone on this festival of lights.
So, these are some of the very fascinating ways of celebrating Diwali that makes this occasion a special one. All these rituals, along with burning crackers are fills the day with happiness and joy all through. The entire process of celebration makes it feel that there isn’t anything to worry, and all is well in your world. On Diwali 2018, do everything that makes you happy; it’s the beauty of life!