Diwali, which is also known as ‘festivals of lights’ is celebrated grandly all over India. Indian people of Hindu community celebrate Diwali throughout the world. All member of the family take part in Diwali celebration. On the occasion of Diwali, people decorate their homes with diyas, flowers, deep and candles. Diwali shopping includes new dress, diwali cracker, chocolate for Diwali and other gift items. Online shopping offers varieties of designer candles, Diwali sweets, dry fruits for Diwali, Diwali Crackers and Diwali gift hamper.
Lighting diyas contest, is the most popular games played on diwali. Friends and relative are invited to play the game, by dividing themselves into groups. A time frame of 10-20 minutes is set, and the group lighting maximum diyas wins. Even diwali candles can be used instead of diyas. Diwali Pooja thali contest is also very popular amongst women, whoever decorates the Pooja thali creatively and better wins.
Antakshari is a famous musical game that can be played on diwali to lighten up the occasion, Musical Chair, another popular game can played with more number of peoples which creates lots of fun on the occasion. Competition of Diwali Firework is very popular amongst kids, as which ever individual or team cracks more number of crackers wins in the decided time period.
Internet/Mobile Phones plays a vital role to convey best wishes and compliments to friends and relatives. Diwali greeting cards can also be purchased from the local bazaar (market), an alternative for people void of internet access.
Online games are available on the internet and stuffs like e-crackers, screensavers and wallpapers are very popular now-a-days. Online diwali gift offers wide range of products designer candles, games and educational cd’s, diwali gift hampers and other gift items. Many free games are available through the internet, which can be downloaded or played online with multi-players to get some enjoyment on the occasion of diwali.
Some people even prefer preparing sweets at home in a traditional way. You can do the same however, if do not get enough time you buy the same aswell. Another gift option is to send dry fruits for diwali because diwali is an indication of the coming winter season in India. Eating dry fruits is considered very healthy, so why not gift good health to your family members and friends. You can buy different gifts and make a combination of them or you can buy diwali gift hampers and personalize it with diwali cards. Cards are a best way to express your emotions. You can also buy diwali gift basket and send it with flowers, etc.