Diwali is one of the biggest festivals of our country, this year Diwali will be celebrated all over the country on 12 November. Diwali is a festival of happiness and light. The preparations would have been completed just a few days before Diwali.
People will clean their house and buy decorative items to decorate the house with Diyas, Flowers, Lights and Rangoli. One of the most special things in the decoration of Diwali festival is Rangoli made in the courtyard of every house.
Rangoli is derived from the Sanskrit word Rangavali. It is known as Alpana Nathi in West Bengal. In India, it is made not only on festivals but also on home worship or any other auspicious occasion.
It is considered auspicious to make Rangoli at the main gate of the house and place of worship on Diwali. According to Vastu Shastra, making Rangoli is a symbol of happiness and prosperity in the house. On Diwali, Rangoli is made at the main entrance of the house to welcome Goddess Lakshmi. It is believed that by making Rangoli at the main entrance of the house, Goddess Lakshmi is pleased and showers blessings on the devotees. In many parts of the country including South India, housewives make Rangoli at the main entrance of the house every day. If you are also making this Diwali Rangoli, then we have brought a collection of simple and best designs of Rangoli for you.
Natural Color Rangoli
You can make Rangoli with natural colours, gulal, flowers, food, kumkul, turmeric etc. Rangoli is made at the main gate for the arrival of Goddess Lakshmi in the house on the day of Diwali.
Rangoli is a symbol of prosperity and good luck
Making Rangoli on Diwali is a sign of prosperity and good fortune. It is believed that the colors of Rangoli remove negative energy in the house. In Rangoli you can make swastika, lotus flower or Laxmiji's stairs. Also, lamps, flowers etc can be designed.
Make it in front of the idol of Maa Lakshmi
It is considered auspicious to make Rangoli at the main entrance of the house as well as in front of the idol of Goddess Lakshmi. You can make a round Rangoli and light a lamp there. Black color should not be used in making Rangoli. Also, yellow color should be used more.
If you do not have time to make Rangoli then you can easily make Rangoli designs from flowers. This design is very beautiful to look at. It won't take long to make it.
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Rangoli with Dough
You can make very beautiful Rangoli with flour, rice flour, turmeric, kanku etc.
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