Attractive Diwali Thalis
Deepawali or Diwali, the ‘festival of light’ is one of the biggest and the brightest of all Hindu festivals and occasions. There are various legends behind the origin of Diwali or 'Deepawali.' Some consider it to be the celebration of the marriage of Lakshmi with Lord Vishnu whereas in West Bengal the festival of Diwali is dedicated to Maa Kali, the Goddess of strength. Laxmi, the Goddess of Wealth and Prosperity and Lord Ganesha, the elephant-headed God, the symbol of Good Luck and Wisdom, are also worshiped in most Hindu homes on this day. In Jainism, Deepawali has an added significance to the event of Lord Mahavira attaining the eternal bliss of nirvana. Diwali also commemorates the return of Lord Rama along with Sita and Lakshman from his 14 years long exile after defeating the demon-King Ravana. The countrymen celebrate this day by lighting earthen diyas (oil lamps) and bursting crackers.
Diwali, the five-day festival begins on the 15th day of the Hindu calendar month of Kartika (Ashwin). Diwali festival generally falls in between mid -october and mid-november. and according to the hindu calender it falls on the darkest night of lunisolar month called kartika. Diwali is the beginning of the Hindu and Gujarati New Year and is celebrated by lighting lamps and candles and bursting firecrackers. People decorate their homes with beautiful diyas and make rangoli patterns in front of their main entrance. They hang flowers and mango leaves garland on their doors and windows. Alongside all these rituals, people exchange sweets and Diwali gifts with friends and relatives.
No need to worry now, if you are settled somewhere abroad and cannot visit home this Diwali. You can make your friends and relatives feel special by sending gifts online. GiftstoIndia24x7.com is one of the most popular sites to send gifts to India. Site’s prompt delivery system, wide collection of gifts and proficient customer support makes it stand out from others. Hence your gifts to India will reach the recipient without any hassle. You will feel lost while shopping in the broad range of items displayed by the store. Now when we have already discussed when is Diwali, you can plan for that most awaited day much in advance.
To make your searching process easier, the site has arrange the articles in different categories of the Diwali Gifts section. From Diwali Diyas to Diwali Candles, Flowers and Cakes to Gift Hamper to Gift Vouchers all you will find here. Moreover the gifts are also segregated gender-wise, such as as Gifts for Her, Gifts for Him and Gifts for Kids. Thalis are considered to be auspicious and hence would be a wonderful gift idea to delight one this Diwali. In the Diwali Puja Thali section, you will find an array of options such as thali with terracotta idols and puja accessories like 2 German silver diyas and a mitti mangal kalash with shagun nariyal placed on it is available. Thalis are also available consisting of silver diyas teamed with a pair of German Silver Plated Lakshmi-Ganesha idol, a pair of bowls containing roli tika and chawal, and a shagun nariyal mangal kalash. Apart from these, you will also find steel made meenakari puja thalis that come with an incense stick stand, a dabbi of roli-tikka and chawal, and a camphor stand.
Shower these Puja thalis on the auspicious occasion of Diwali and make the event momentous. To make your gift even more attractive you can add yummy chocolates or delicious sweets along with these thalis.