Diwali is one of the biggest festivals of Hindus, celebrated with great enthusiasm and happiness in India. The festival is celebrated for five continuous days, where the third day is celebrated as the main Diwali festival. Different colorful varieties of fireworks are always associated with this festival. On this auspicious day, people light up clay lamps (diyas) and candles all around their houses. They perform Prayers to Goddess Laxmi in the evening and seek divine blessings of Goddess of Wealth. Diwali celebrates Goddess Lakshmi’s Birthday, who in Her most benevolent mood, fulfills the wishes of all her devotees.
On Diwali, people light up clay lamps (diyas) and candles all around their houses.
It also celebrates the Victory of Lord Rama, who according to the epic ‘Ramayana’, returned to His hometown Ayodhya after vanquishing Ravana and conquering Lanka. The citizens of Ayodhya decorated the entire city with the earthen lamps and illuminated it like never before. The festival of Diwali is never complete without exchanging gifts, performing traditional prayers and rituals, cooking delicacies and festivity all around.
Team Travel Inn wishes you a very Happy and Auspicious Diwali!