Many days before Diwali, people clean their houses and decorate them. Although today there is an infinite range of products available in the markets for this purpose, it is always very special to make these things at home as it gives a very personalized feel. Some ideas to make exquisite decorative pieces at home are:
Diyas are the most integral part of Diwali celebrations. Originally only circular Diyas were popular and used. These days different shapes and sizes of Diyas are available in the market. Diya is an oil lamp made out of clay. One can get different shaped diyas from the market and decorate them.
Golden colored paint can be used to paint them, which makes it look very auspicious. Mirrors, laces, beads can be put on the outer surface of the Diya.
Torans or Bandhanvar is the most popular and colorful tool for Diwali decoration. These door hangings can be used to decorate the main entrance of the house, the temple inside, the entrance of different rooms and give the whole house a very auspicious look and feel on Diwali.
A rangoli is an art form that involves the drawing and coloring of varied shapes on the floor. Drawing Rangoli is not only a tradition that is followed on Diwali, but a very interesting decorative idea which can be extended to any level of creativity and give one’s house a very auspicious look and feel.
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Diwali Candles, Lamps and Lights
Using a good and innovative lightning effect is a very trendy idea. Diffused lightning, effect producing lamps, Color scheme produced by them can be used to give a lasting and innovative look to the complete ambiance.
One of the most popular decorative ideas these days is the use of candles. An infinite variety of these candles is available today. Different shapes depicting animals, flowers, birds, popular figures etc are in vogue. Also, scented candles with variety of flavors are popular. A number of candles can be used to depict some overall theme in the house; it would not only look trendy but give a feel of warmth and creativity as well.