Festivals are time for social gathering and family reconnections. People get together and spend quality time with each other to tighten the bond and add meaning to the celebration. Women indulge in many social activities like preparing of sweets, rangolis and decorating the house too. All sweets for Diwali were homemade and were prepared with a lot of love and affection. Exchanging sweets were a way of sharing joy and happiness with your loved ones. Diwali Mithai have always been an important feature of the celebration.
Diwali is also observed as Hindu New Year, hence it is celebrated with a lot of gaiety and fervour amidst your family and loved ones. People start preparing for Diwali, well in advance. Popular sweets such as “Mawa Kachori” and “Soan Papdi” were made at home. Women of the house loved making such sweets while the family members especially the kids loved relishing it while bursting firecrackers. Flowers and Deepavali sweets are offered to the God which is popularly termed as ‘bhoga’. Diwali is considered to be a very auspicious occasion and people love to celebrate it with a lot of fun and fervour. Traditionally, ‘Kheer’ and ‘Lapsi’ were considered to be sweets for Diwali which were prepared during the Deepavali festival. Evenings were reserved for family dinners where scrumptious foods were being served to the people. Indians have always been fond of sweets during the festive time and therefore you will find markets and shops buzzing with sweets to satiate your taste buds.
Gradually, the trend of preparing sweets is fading out because of the long working hours and hectic schedules and tight timelines. Nowadays, mushrooming of many online stores has led to online delivery of Diwali sweets. The wide range of Diwali special sweets online comprises of Gulab Jamuns, Rasgullas, Kaju Katli, Doda burfi, Petha, Pinni and many other delectable sweets to satiate your taste buds. Every festival in India starts by offering prayers to the gods and goddesses to seek their divine blessings.
Gifts were considered as means to spread the happiness that people had amongst their loved ones. You can choose to gift a nicely decorated box filled with an assortment of dry fruits to their loved ones. Almonds, Pistachios, Raisins and Cashewnuts were amongst the most popular dry fruits which were featured in the dry fruits boxes. You can send Diwali dry fruits online at the convenience of your home. You can send the dry fruits to all the metropolitan cities with a simple click. Quite often, the dry fruits were replaced with chocolates too. The chocolate hamper consisted of international branded chocolates like Ferrero Rocher, Toblerone, Cadbury’s and Twix to name a few. Combos and hampers turn out to be the most ordered items during the festive times and they are also available in attractive packaging too. You can couple both sweets along with firecrackers, diyas and chocolates amongst others and gift it to your loved ones during the Diwali festival as a token of warm wishes.
Sharing your joy and happiness with your loved ones during the Diwali festival has always been custom which everybody followed. You can choose from plethora of options that are available online. You can buy best Diwali gifts online in India and abroad with the express delivery which is available at many online stores. Premium quality of sweets are sent and delivered in the most pristine conditions.