Happy Diwali 2021!
Diwali or Deepavali is one of the biggest and auspicious festivals celebrated by Hindus around the world. Also called ‘The festival of lights’ it signifies peace and joy, the victory of good over evil, and light over darkness every day.
Diwali is one of the most symbolic Hindu festivals.
During the festival, people clean their homes, decorate every corner with lights, lamps, diyas, flowers, rangoli, and candles. Families also perform Lakshmi Puja and pray to the Goddess of wealth to bless them with health, wealth, and prosperity.
Every year, Diwali is celebrated on the 15th day of the Kartik month as per the Hindu Lunar calendar. This year the festival of Deepavali falls on Thursday, November 4, 2021.
History Of Diwali:
According to Hindu legend, after 14 years of exile, and defeating the King of Lanka, Ravana, the Prince of Ayodhya, Lord Rama, returned home with his wife Mata Sita and brother Lakshmana on the auspicious time of Diwali.
The people of Ayodhya celebrated their return by lighting rows of lamps and diyas. The tradition has continued till date and is celebrated as the festival of Diwali.
Significance Of Diwali:
Diwali is the festival of lights – signifying the victory of good over evil and getting rid of negativity, and doubts from our lives.
It is a celebration of prosperity where people give gifts to their loved ones. The festival also sends the message of light being able to illuminate our inner selves with clarity and positivity.
Diwali 2021 Time And Puja Muhurat:
Lakshmi Puja is one of the most significant rituals of Diwali celebrations. People pray to the Goddess of wealth on this day to receive blessings from her and wish for health, wealth, and prosperity.
So, from all of us at Astute Recruitment Ltd
we wish all our friends, candidates, clients and team a very happy Diwali!