The festival of Diwali 2019 has commenced from October 25 onwards and people are all busy in the festive preparations with home decor in among the top priority. On the occasion of Diwali today, people perform puja and offer prayers to Goddess Lakshmi to ward off misfortunes and bring in good luck inside their homes. It is that time of the year when entire India is all decked up with lights, colours, firecrackers and happiness all around. This year i.e., in 2019, Diwali- Laxmi Puja is going to be celebrated on Sunday, October 27, 2019 i.e today. However, in some states, it will be celebrated on Monday i.e., October 28.
Apart from lights, paper art and flowers for decoration, there is also a special tradition of making Rangoli. And if you too are looking for some simple yet classy designs of making Rangoli, then we bring to you some easy designs. Rangoli is made at the entrance of the house and it is one of the best and easy ways to decorate the house. Check out a few designs below:
A while back, we brought you the timing of buying gold and silver on Dhanteras. Dhanteras is made of two words – Dhan and Teras, Dhan means wealth and Teras means the 13th day of Krishna Paksha as per Hindu calendar. The festival brings in prosperity and wealth, marking the beginning of this much-awaited festival of the year according to the Hindu calendar in India.
The auspicious muhurat to buy gold and silver this Dhanteras is divided into three stages Tridashi Muhurat. Muhurat for purchase of metals begins from the morning at 7:30 am goes on till 19:30 pm. The time slot to buy are as follows- 7:07 am to 9:15 am – 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm – 5:35 pm to 07:30 pm.
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