Hindus in India is celebration Diwali today with full religious fever, people are preparing for auspicious Diwali Puja for Goddess Lakshmi, Kali and Saraswati. This year the auspicious time (Muhurat) for performing Diwali puja is between 6:42 pm and 8:14 pm. As per the astrology this is the best time to do puja for getting blessings from Goddess Lakshmi, Kali and Saraswati. People are also performing puja of Goddess Lakshmi, Lord Ganesha, Lord Kuber.
This year festival of Diwali is on 27 October and on this day devotees will observe puja. Today's puja is mostly dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi, Lord Ganesha, Lord Kuber. Devotees are also performing puja of Goddess Kali and Lakshmi together in various part of the country.
This festival is considered to be one of the most significant festivals in Hindus. The festival of Diwali is also known as Deepawali which means "a row of lights". This is a big festival for Hindus as they clean their houses, offices and other places of regular use before this festival. This is also a good time to buy new items such as cloths, utensils, electronic items and many other things of regular use. For performing puja people brings new idol of Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesha. Puja is done during auspicious time and this year auspicious muhurat for Diwali Puja is between 6:42 pm and 8:14 pm.
Diwali or Deepawali is festival of light and this festival is celebrated to mark the victory of light over darkness. According to the Hindu mythology, Lord Rama came back to Ayodhya after 14 years of exile and killing of Ravana. Lord Rama with his wife Sita and younger brother Lakshman came back to Ayodhya after killing demon king of Lanka, Ravana. When Lord Rama came back to Ayodhya people of Ayodhya decorated the country by lights. Science then people are celebration Dewali festival all over India. On this people decorate their home, offices and work places with the lights.
On this day people decorate their home and lit up diya. People also burns firecrackers and distribute sweets with friends. On this occasion people wears new cloths. This festival is devoted to Goddess Lakshmi and people perform puja for their wellbeing. Children's enjoy this festival very well with their family and friends.
People prepares delicious foods, distribute sweets and dry fruits among friends.
This year the best time in evening for performing puja is between 6:42 pm and 8:14 pm. People are also performing puja during night specially mid-nigh for getting special blessings from God.