In this festive week of Diwali, the feeling of not wanting to adorn one’s place with lights, fragrances and colours is almost inevitable. No matter how busy or stressed a person is; one’s heart always takes to its heels from the mundane chaotic aura of one’s everyday life to celebrate this festival of lights. So, in order to make your Diwali celebration preparations a bit more interesting, here in this article, I’m going to share with y’all some amazing Diwali decoration ideas. I hope these ideas will certainly add more glam to your celebration of this beauteous festival of lights and joy. So let’s begin with the Diwali decoration ideas.
Rangoli plays a highly significant role in the Diwali celebrations. It is a popular belief that rangoli brings good luck. That’s why every year on almost all auspicious occasions, especially on Diwali, rangolis are made in homes and offices. In the ancient times, rangolis were generally made with natural colours using wheat floor, turmeric powder, vermillion, etc. But with changing times, there have been numerous variations in the styles and materials used in the making of rangolis. We particularly think that rangolis are always made up of colours. But it isn’t true. With changing times, the definition of everything is changing. Although the majority of people make rangolis with colours (natural or chemical), there exist numerous different types of rangoli. Highlighted below are some amazing types of Diwali rangolis:
• Floral Rangoli
Floral rangoli although isn’t a completely new type of rangoli, yet it’s popularity on Diwali has increased these days. There’s an added advantage of using a floral rangoli that apart from being colourful, it’s fragrant as well. Just like rangolis made up of colours, one can make floral rangolis in different designs and patterns.
Given below are some ideas for floral rangolis:
• Beaded Rangoli
Beaded rangoli is a very lesser-known type of rangoli. But it’s a highly aesthetically pleasing type of rangoli. It gives a glorious cum magnificent touch to one’s Diwali decorations. A beaded rangoli is made up of beads and jewels. One may wonder that from where can one obtain the material that is used in making a beaded rangoli. Well, so let us clear your doubts. To make a beaded rangoli, all you need is beads. One can easily find beads at a tailor’s shop or the shops which sell beads, laces and other decorative material for cloth-making. You can also do numerous innovations in your beaded rangoli by adding jewels and laces in it. So what are you waiting for?! Go experiment with this attractive style of Diwali decoration this year!
Given below are some ideas for beaded rangolis:
• Diya Rangoli
You might not have heard the name ‘diya rangoli’ before. Well, it’s possible! Because it’s not much well-known type of rangoli. A diya rangoli refers to the rangoli made up of diyas or candles. These days, many people prefer to decorate their houses only with loads of lights. For them, diya rangoli is a perfect option. What can be more beautiful and attractive than making beauteous designs by using lighted diyas or candles. You can also make different experiments in diya rangolis. You can use both diyas and candles, or different types of diyas or candles (or both) in your diya rangoli. You can also use diyas or candles in such a way that your diya rangoli makes the shape of a big diya. It will beautify your surroundings to a great extent.
Given below are some ideas for diya rangolis:
Combined Painted Diyas
As we all know that it holds a huge significance to light diyas on Diwali, then why not we make it more attractive?! A beauteous way to elevate the resplendency of such lighted divine objects is to adorn them with bright cum vivid hues. These days, loads of people paint their diyas before lighting them. But in order to make our diyas look more unique, why not we use some further creativity?! Can’t we combine our painted diyas in such a way that they make a group of 4 – 5 jointly coloured group of diyas? Of course, we can! Then why not? Let’s do it on this Diwali then!
Given below are some ideas for combined painted diyas:
Jars Full of Light
It’s an uncommon yet fashionable way of glorifying your Diwali decorations. It gives a dazzling look to your surroundings. For those who don’t know what “jars full of light” mean, let me simplify the term for you then. “Jars full of light” refers to the jars that are full of light. Yeah, it’s that simple! To make jars full of light, all you need is a glass or plastic jar and some lights. You can fill the jar with any light (or multiple lights) of your choice. You can then hang the jars like a wall hanging. They’ll surely be animating the aura of your room.
Given below are some ideas for making some lively jars full of lights:
I hope the Diwali decoration ideas discussed above will add more glitters to your Diwali. So, don’t hesitate in trying them out. May you have a fun-filled and glorious Diwali!
Happy Diwali! 🙂