Diwali is a greatest Hindu festival and this festival is celebrated in worldwide. Diwali is also known as Deepavali, this five days of diwali is one of the most popular hindu festival in India around the world. It is an Indian Hindu Festival, it is celebrated by Hindus, jains, sikhs and some of the Buddhists. Diwali festival is celebrated for 5 days, based on the Hindu Lunar calendar. Before Diwali, people use to clean and decorate their homes with diyas all over the house. Hindus belief is that Goddess Lakshmi, who is goddess of wealth prosperity and good fortune, visits their home who clean and decorate their homes.
In India people decorate their homes with rangoli designs for diwali celebrations, which are colorful and decorative pattern using rangoli powders. One of the most interesting thing on diwali is firecrakers, Firecrackers are the most important part of Diwali celebrations. It indicates victory of light over darkness and believed to ward off evil spirits. Five days of Diwali, people visit temples to do prayers and pujas for the goddess lakshmi, it is part of diwali celebrations. Exchanging gifts and sharing diwali GIF to the loved ones is a common tradition in Diwali festival. Special food like meals and sweets are prepared for families and share meals to everyone.