Happy Diwali 2017 – Great & Most Popular Festival of India

Happy Diwali 2017

Happy Diwali – Diwali or we can say Deepavali is one of the famous festivals in India, I hope all of you might be familiar with this festival. Diwali is the Hindu festival, which basically occurs in the Autumn season every year. Happy Diwali, as soon as this words are heard, the face lit up with a beautiful and broad smile 🙂 Here, in this post, I am gonna tell you about each and every details of Happy Diwali 2017. So, those who are unfamiliar with Happy Deepavali, Go ahead towards the article to explore more and more about this festival and I wish you Happy and Prosperous Diwali to all of you 🙂


Happy Diwali:  The Beautiful Festival –

Diwali – It is one of the Hindu festival, a festival of light and celebrated with a lot of enjoyments. On this day Goddess Laxmi visits our house/home and give blessings to all her devotee. People whitewash their house, especially for this occasion and also decorate it with Garland, Rangoli, lighting a lamp and much more. I believe that Diwali is fully a creative festival 🙂

 Did you know Why this festival is celebrated? Well, it is believed that Diwali is celebrated in the honor of “Return Of Lord Ram with his wife Sita and brother Laxman from 14 years of Exile“. People on that day welcome Lord Ram with full joy by lighting a lamp (diyas), firing crackers, wearing new clothes. That’s why in present days people do same to welcome Goddess of Wealth and Fortune to give them good luck for the year ahead.

When is Happy Diwali 2017 –

Welcome, Goddess Laxmi on 19th October 2017. Yes, this year Diwali falls on 19th October 2017. Did you know, Diwali or Deepavali is also a 5- days long festival. Let find out what are the other days and how to celebrate them.!

 Initial Day of Festival Diwali –

1st day of Happy Diwali 2017 is on 17th October 2017. This day is known as “Dhanteras“. This day is very important and beliefs as “Shubh” day. On this day, it is compulsory to buy something metal such as – Peetal Diyas, Phone, Car, Bike or anything which you need and on this day people also started lighting lamp or diyas in all corner of the house.

2nd Day of Festival Diwali –

2nd day of Happy Diwali is on 18th October 2017. This day is known as “Choti Diwali“. On this day, people fire cracker and enjoy this day by lighting lamp in the corner of the house.

4th Day of Festival Diwali –

No need to describe the 3rd day, I hope you all know what happens on the 3rd Day of Diwali or we can say it as “Happy Diwali“. 4th day is also known as “Gobardhan Puja”. On this day the women’s of the house worship the dunk of the Cow which is called as “Gobar“.

5th Day of Festival Diwali –

5th day is considered as “Bhai Dhooj“. On this day brothers and sister visits each other house and celebrate it by spending time together such as watching movies, playing games and much more 🙂

So these are the days of celebrating Diwali with full fun and lot of joys.

People start preparing for this festival a week ago. They wash white their house, buy new clothes, buys a variety of sweets and salty, decorative items like – lamp, candles, artificial garland, stickers of Goddess Laxmi, make colorful Rangoli and much more. On the day of Diwali people start decorating their house like a beautiful bridal, lighting a lamp all over the house. At night, according to Muhurta, they worship Goddess Laxmi for better Wealth and Fortune and also pray for good years ahead. After worship, people go out to burst the cracker and enjoys a lot. 

Muhurta of Diwali 2017 –

Shubh Muhurta (Night) – 5:40 PM – 11:14 PM.

Note – This Muhurta is only according to Panchang of India.

Laxmi Puja Arti – 

[su_box title=”Laxmi Pujan” box_color=”#eed741″]||Om Jai Laxmi Mata Maiya Jai Laxmi Mata Tumko Nis Din Sevat Hari Vishnu Data; Om Jai Laxmi Mata Uma Rama Brahmaani Tum Hi Jag Mata Maiya Tum Ho Jag Mata Surya Chanrama Dhyaavat Naarad Rishi Gaata; Om Jai Laxmi Mata Durga Roop Niranjani Sukh Sampati Data Maiya Sukh Sampati Dataa Jo Koi Tumko Dhyaavat Ridhi Sidhi Dhan Paataa; Om Jai Laxmi Mata Tum Paataal Nivashini Tum Hi Shubh Dataa Maiya Tum Hi Shubh Dataa Karam Prabhav Prakashini Bhav Nidhi ke Trataa; Om Jai Laxmi Mata Jis Ghar Mein Tum Rehti Tanh Sab Sad Guna Aataa Maiya Sab Sad Guna Aataa Sab Sambhav Ho Jata Maan Nahi Ghabrata Man NahiGhabraataa; Om Jai Laxmi Mata Jis Bin Yagg Na Hota Vastra Naa Ho Pata Maiya Vastra Naa Ho Pata Khan Paan Kaa Vaibhav Sab Tum Se Aata; Om Jai Laxmi Mata Shubh Gun Mandir Sundar, Kshirodadhi Jata, Maiya Kshirodadhi Jata Ratna Charurdash tumbin Koi Nahin Pata; Om Jai Laksmi Mata Maha Laksmi Ji Ki Arti Jo Koi Nar Gata Maiya Djo Koi Nar Gata Ur Anand Samata Paap Utar Jata; Om Jai Laksmi Mata Om Jai Laksmi Mata Maiya Jai Laksmi Mata, Tumko Nishdin sevat Maiya Ji Ko Nishdin Sevat Har Vishnu Vidhata; Om Jai Laksmi Mata|| [/su_box]

So, this is all about Happy Diwali 2017, I hope you are clear with the concept explaining above. If you have a better idea of celebrating Happy Diwali and do comment below. Stay tuned for more updates 🙂

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