Diwali is the grand festival which is celebrated all around India. Diwali is full of lights, desserts, crackers, and togetherness. It gives a lot of fun while bursting crackers with friends and it is the right time to catch up all your loved ones. The first thing to do for Diwali is to clean and decorate the house.
There are many ways to decorate like painting the walls, replacing the old furniture, lighting up the candle etc. Make colorful rangolis with flowers or powder and decorate it with diyas or candles. Nothing gives happiness than eating together as a family so prepare the traditional sweets at home and enjoy. Have a happy Diwali and prosperous Diwali.
- Decorate your house
Decorating the house for Diwali brings everyone together in a family and creates a positive atmosphere. Festivals are an excellent time to give a new look to the home. You can fill the house with colorful flowers, lamps like diyas and candles to create a festive aura around you.
Floating candles are a beautiful theme that never gets old. Just fill the bowls of water and stick some candles in it also add some decorative items for attaining great look. Decorate the way you like and light up the house with them.
- Make beautiful rangolis
Diwali is an auspicious festival where the family gets united also it is the best time to work together. You can make your house look better by decorating it with beautiful rangolis. Just make a rangoli at the entrance of your house and fill the gap with vibrant flowers or color powder.
Draw a unique rangoli design to decorate your home this Diwali. Call the children and design a rangoli with them make it bright as well as colorful. Add diyas, candles, flower petals, tiny lamps, and earthen pots to give extra beauty to the rangoli pattern.
- Light up diyas
Diwali is the festival of lights. Most of the houses will be filled with oil lamps, candles, and colorful electric lights. Use earthen lamps to light up the dark night. Brighten up simple diyas and candles with colors and glitter.
You can get some decorative and innovative diyas out of fruit peels, flour dough, egg shells etc. You can also dazzle up the room with a chain of lights to get a bright and vibrant look. If you like to light up the floating candles just fill a glass bowl with water and float tea-lights in it.
- Give your house a makeover
The festive season is the right opportunity to completely makeover your house. Style your wall with wall hangings, fairy lights, paintings and by other decorative items. Mirrors can also add extra beauty to the walls. Paint the wall with a brighter shade in one side and on the other side use light tones to get a better look.
Change the older table, bed or couch with the newer ones. Also, replace the fabric or upholstery but make use of vibrant colors to set the festive mood. Fill your space with elegant curtains, cushions, and other accessories to complement the interiors.
- Cook some delicacies
Diwali celebration doesn’t complete without the touch of sweets dishes. Desserts are the highlight of every festival. One of the easy recipes to try at home is Gulab Jamun. It is a simple and tasty sweet made with milk powder; all you need is yogurt, sugar, and water to make a delicious sweet.
The next one is rice kheer which is the classic Indian pudding prepared with milk, rice, and sugar. The full-fat milk is stirred till it thickens. It results in a mouth melting pudding but it takes little time to stir completely.
- Spend time with family
Diwali is a great occasion to bond with family. The entire family meets, greets and exchanges gifts on this auspicious day. The festive mood starts from decorating the house to buying gifts to everyone.
Diwali season is a right time for playing a lot of games together. The whole family can spend time together playing games and enjoy a lot. You can also spend the valuable time with family by preparing food together, making rangoli patterns, decorating the home with lanterns, lights, lamps etc.
During Diwali, everyone spends time together and feel free to celebrate. People exchange gifts and sweets, wear new clothes, clean their houses and worship Goddess Lakshmi. Most of them celebrate by bursting out the crackers to express their happiness and enjoyment.
Spending time with friends and family strengthen your bond. You can make this Diwali meaningful and happy by distributing sweets, clothes, crackers to the poor kids so that they can enjoy the festival. Organize some interesting events and have a blast of fun with everyone.
- Burst some crackers
Diwali is all about fireworks, sounds, lights, and decorations. Everyone burst crackers to celebrate the occasion and enhance the festivity of the atmosphere. From youngsters to the elders, there is a huge craze of bursting crackers to enjoy the Diwali festival. There are different varieties of crackers available like ground chakkars, sky shots, fancy fireworks, rockets, sparklers etc.
Nowadays you can buy these fireworks at online stores also. According to Shopcrackersonline.com, in India people who use crackers for Diwali increases by 15% every year. So enjoy this festive season with colorful and sparkling crackers with safety and without harming anyone.
- Go for shopping
Diwali is the happiest time to be in India. It is a great opportunity to shop for clothes, jewelry, electronics, and other accessories together with a family. Mumbai is the best place to buy clothes because there are best street shopping destinations for you. You can see a lot of collections and branded clothes in the market.
Chennai also has a lot of shopping areas as you can buy from traditional jewels, clothes to trendy items. There are various malls in the city like Spencer Plaza, Express Avenue, city center where you can shop your favorite products.
- Exchange gifts
Diwali is a festival that brings togetherness and it is the best time to exchange gifts with your loved ones. It is a day of giving and sharing and a tradition of exchanging sweets, fruits etc. The best way to celebrate Diwali is to send some exclusive gifts to your family members and convey your wishes.
The festival of lights will be more special when you send the best gifts to the near and dear ones. It can be anything like chocolates, crackers, sweets, gift boxes etc. Surprise them and make everyone happy on this auspicious day.
Diwali is the time for reunions so use this opportunity to spend time with your family and friends. Enjoy this festival with crackers, sweets, lights and have a blast of fun. Celebrate this grand festival as you like and stay happy.