Diwali is one of the most important festivals celebrated in India. It is the festival of lights and the celebration involves the use of earthen diyas, firecrackers, lights, candles, color, etc. On this occasion, people aspire to appease Gods and Goddesses such as Ganesha, Lakshmi, and Vishnu and get their blessings in the form of good health, wealth, happiness and prosperity of the family. It is a belief that if a family prays together during the puja ceremony on the night of Diwali, they are blessed with togetherness. Hindus often decorate their homes with beautiful candles, lights, and diyas on Diwali and exchange gifts between their friends and relatives. On the night of Diwali, they burst crackers and complete the celebration with puja ceremony. Besides this, there are some vastu tips that you can follow to get peace and change your fortune this Diwali.
Remove all Waste.
Firstly, remove all the unwanted and unused items from your home that are lying waste. They could be old magazines, clothes, broken furniture and crockery, old toys and utensils, etc. This is an aspect of making a place for new things.
Laxmi Ganesha Image
Place an image or photo of Laxmi and Ganesha on the front door of your house. This will bring positive energy in the house and keep you away from evil energy and negative vibes.
Fix your Pooja Room
If it’s possible, set the Pooja room in the Northeast direction of your house. Or else in the East direction because they are perfectly suitable for the Pooja room. Also, avoid using dark colors such as black inside the Pooja room which is sacred. It should be illuminated with lights and bright and vibrant colors that also bring positive energy. You must also avoid wearing dark colors especially black while doing the Diwali Pooja.
Bring Laxmi Footprints
Bring Laxmi footprints and paste them on the entrance of your home. It symbolizes Goddess Laxmi’s entry into your home along with her blessings of happiness, peace, and prosperity. You can also make footprints at home by using a mixture of rice flour and vermilion if you don’t want to buy them
Spray Salt Water
Spray salt water in every part of your house regularly and especially on Diwali. It is a belief that salt absorbs all the negativity from the environment, purify it, and helps you to be happy and peaceful. You can do it two times a week. Wash your hands after this activity.