Diwali, or Deepawali, is India’s biggest and most important festival of the year. The festival gets its name from the row of clay lamps that Indians light outside their homes to symbolize the inner light that protects us from spiritual darkness or the festival marks the victory of good over evil.
On the first day of Diwali, better known as “Dhanteras”, people consider it auspicious to spring clean the home and shop for gold or kitchen utensils.
1st Mantra: Let’s open, clean & organise all our files, papers, mails related to financial or investments. It’s the time to declutter, throw unwanted papers, duplication & be organised.
On the second day of Diwali, people decorate their homes with clay lamps and create design patterns called “Rangoli” on the floor using coloured powders or sand.
2nd Mantra: Let’s spend some time in relooking at our Life Goals & its standing vis-à-vis investments, shortfall & allocation.
The third day of Diwali, is the main day of the festival when families gather together for “Lakshmi puja”, a prayer to Goddess Lakshmi followed by mouth-watering feasts and firework festivities.
3rd Mantra: Being a Pooja day, what better way to worship, is to have a financial plan prepared for the coming year.
The fourth day of Diwali, is the first day of the new year when friends and relatives visit with gifts and best wishes for the season.
4th Mantra: Spread the happiness, lets spread our financial success by sharing these stories with our friends & relatives. Let everyone benefit or learn.
On the last day of Diwali, brothers visit their married sisters who welcome them with love and a lavish meal.
5th Mantra: Gift an Investment account to your sister & make her financially independent.
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