4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival: Diwali festival is the most idle time to visit  India to explore the diversity of India.

 

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival

Tourists from all over the world attracts India because of its vibrant culture that force them to include India in their travel list.  For them during Diwali festival is the best time and tourists those who can’t able to explore India during Diwali from foreign countries don’t worry Indian’s are living in foreign countries too so, I suggest you to search Indian community near you to experience the vibes of this festival . But I recommend everyone to experience Diwali festival in India once. So for that I am sharing 4 best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival.

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival

After the exact 20 days of Dussehra festival you will experience Diwali festival the most vibrant festival in India. The celebrations are carried for five days with Diwali being the third and most important day.

During Diwali people light up their houses, shops and streets in advance for which looks amazing. Also People see Diwali as  the beginning of a new year where people clean their houses, invest in new things and forget old problems to start fresh.

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival

Here are the 4 reasons to explore India during Diwali festival:

1. Why Diwali festival is celebrated:

Diwali festival celebrates the return of Lord Ram from his fourteen years of exile in the forests after defeating the ten-headed King Ravana who had abducted his wife Sita, Lord Hanuman and Laxman the important characters in Ramayana  Diwali festival also symbolizes the victory of light over darkness, good over evil.

2. When Diwali festival is celebrated:

Diwali festival is celebrated between the end of October or in the begining of November. So, this year Diwali is on 7th November and 27 October in 2019. The celebrations are for five days with Diwali being the third and most important day.

3. Celebration of Diwali: Here you will read the all the 5 important days in celebration of this vibrant festival.

Dhanteras is celebrated on the first day. On this day, Indians clean and decorate their houses  buy new clothes and  great day for to buy Jewellery, Kitchen utensils made of steel, any form of automobile like car or bike.

Second day people normally do small puja and make Rangolis on the front doors of their homes to welcome the guests for Diwali.

The third day is Diwali and the most important day where families and friends come together, exchange gifts and lit up diyas, small oil lamps that last for the whole night. Also Hindus seeks blessings from Lord Ganesha and Goddess Lakshmi. After the prayer to Lord Ganesha and Goddess Lakshmi  people go out onto the streets and light the fireworks and crackers to celebrate the whole night.

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival
Diwali decoration on the streets

 

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival
Crackers

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival
Image captured of beautiful decorated house

 

Next day after Diwali is Vishwakarma Puja which is celebrated mainly in factories, industrial areas, and on the shop floor. This day is observed not only by engineering and architectural community  but by all people who use machines and tools.

The fifth day and last day is called ‘Bhai Dooj’ which is dedicated to the bond of  brother and sister. On this day sisters  put ‘teekas’ (red dots) on brothers foreheads and take their blessings.

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival

4. Some popular Places to visit in India during Diwali: It is very difficult to choose few places to visit in India during Diwali festival because during Diwali festival whole India looks incredible especially North India But still here I am recommending best places to visit in India.

1. Haridwar and Varanasi situated on the banks of Ganga River. You can go to Ganga Ghat in Varanasi or Haridwar to experience the evening aarti and enjoyed fireworks near Ganga Ghats.

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival

2. Golden temple at Amritsar: Golden temple normally known for Sikhs but the way Golden temple light up during Diwali festival is just incredible.

3. Jaipur: Visit Jaipur during Diwali festival where shopping festival takes place which is also known as Jaipur Shopping Festival organized by the trade union in Jaipur in order to promote trade in the state. One of the best places in India for shopoholic during Diwali festival.

Tip: I would also like to suggest you that explore India during Diwali festival but I rather like to say don’t travel anywhere on the day of Diwali festival, stay with Hindu family to experience every bit of Diwali festival.

 

4 Best reasons to explore India during Diwali festival

In the end, I hope you like my blog and wish you all very happy Diwali in advance.

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Hello everyone, I am Rahat Arora, I like to explore and capture good travel memories. Being travel lover I am also (travel blogger) through which I share my experience about places with the combination of exploring the place, culture and cuisines. So, I hope you all like my travel experience.

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