India is a land of festivals, with each festival having its own unique significance. Diwali being one of the biggest and brightest festivals in India, spiritually embarks the victory of good over evil and light over darkness. This festival is observed on the Amavasya night (new moon night) of the Hindu month of Karthik. In the Georgian calendar, this festival normally falls in the months of October or November. People start cleaning and whitewashing their houses from months before the festival. Diwali is a five day long celebration that starts on the Dhanteras day and ends on the day of Bhai Dooj. Bhai Dooj Date 2016 is 1 november.
The festival is also religiously important as it is believed that on this day, Lord Rama returned to his home, Ayodhya after killing Ravana, who abducted his wife, Sita. There is an age old tradition of bursting crackers on the occasion of Diwali which signifies that people living on earth send messages to Gods in heaven about their well- being and prosperity. Lakshmi Puja is also performed on Diwali 2016 to please the Goddess of wealth.
Similarly, Bhai Dooj 2016 is the fifth day of the Diwali celebration. On this day, sisters apply tilak on their brother’s forehead and offer them Aarti and sweets. The brother, on the other hand presents awesome gifts to their loving sisters. According to Hindu mythology, Lord Krishna visited his sister Subhadra on the occasion of Bhai Dooj, who applied Tilak on his forehead. There is another story which says Lord Yama, the God of deaths visited his sister Yamuna on the occasion of Bhai Dooj and Yamuna applied Tilak on his forehead. There is a tradition of brothers visiting their sisters on this day and it is believed that on this day sisters should prepare meal for their brothers. The meal prepared by the sisters is for the long life of their loving brothers.
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We wishes one and all a very Happy Diwali and Bhaidooj!
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