Lamps are lighted everywhere to ward off evil and Gods and Goddesses are welcomed. A month before the arrival of Deepawali festival, people get busy in shopping for goods, cleaning the house etc. The light of the lamps is dazzling and astonishing beauty is scattered everywhere.
Tradition OF Diwali – The victory of light over darkness brings love and affection towards each other among people. It is a very important festival celebrated both individually and collectively. The method and reason for celebrating Diwali are different in every province or region, this festival has been going on for generations everywhere. There is a lot of enthusiasm for Diwali among people. People clean the corners of their homes, wear new clothes. People give each other sweets and gifts, meet each other.
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Colourful Rangolis are made in homes. Lamps are lit, fireworks are done. This festival of victory of light over darkness spreads the message of gaiety, brotherhood and love in the society. Deepawali is a long 5-day festival which is celebrated by people with full joy and enthusiasm. The first day of Deepawali is called Dhanteras, the second is Chhoti Diwali, the third is called Deepavali or Lakshmi Puja, the fourth is Govardhan Puja, and the fifth is Bhaiya Dooj. These five days of Deepawali have their own religious and cultural beliefs.
Symbol of cleanliness – While Deepawali is a symbol of beauty and wisdom, it is also a symbol of cleanliness. People clean the house. Cleanliness is visible everywhere on this day. Every corner of every house is clean. And the sparkling sparkle arises. The aroma of the ghee lamp spreads throughout the atmosphere. New energy and new enthusiasm are born in everyone’s mind. People abandon their evils and wish to follow the good and true path.
Ganesha has been called the god of auspicious beginnings and Lakshmi as the goddess of wealth. Crackers are the main attraction on this occasion. Delicious meals cooked in homes and sweets delivery to neighbours, friends and relatives are part of the Diwali celebration. People welcome Diwali with oil-filled light soils to wish for prosperity and well-being in the streets, markets, homes and surroundings.