Diwali the festival of light

Diwali is the biggest Indian festival celebrated with great joy and happiness.it is also known as deepawali which means row of diyas. Diyas have some spiritual and traditional values hence entire place is filled with the light of diyas at amavashya night but now candles and neon lights are used as substitute of diyas or with diyas.

Usually this festival falls in oct or nov every year at 15th day of kartik maas. This is a five days celebration. Before festival everyone clean their home and decorate by using various decorative materials and make rangoli and make sweats and many special dishes.peacock style rangoli designs

Day 1 dhanteras,13th day of lunar forth night on this day goddess Lakshmi is welcomed in to the home people purchase gold ,silver and utensils also.at this day we give honor to lord dhanvantri lord of health and healing at the evening Lakshmi puja is performed and each family decorate their home especially entrance.

Day 2 narakchaturdashi at this day lord Krishna destroyed demon narkasur.

Day 3diwali the main festival at this day people make rangoli at main entrance and worship goddess Lakshmi.it is believed that at this day lord ram returned to his home Ajodhya after 14 years vanvas .

Day 4 govardhan puja is celebrated beacause at this day lord Krishna defeated indra

Day 5 bhai duj it has similar value as raksha bandhan.it is celebrated to honor bond between brother and sister.

Wish you very happy Diwali ………………………………….

 

 

 

 

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