Diwali Decorations

Diwali festival is a fun holiday for Hindus, It involves lots of fun activities like lighting diyas, preparing special diwali recipes and bursting firecrackers. Decorating homes during Diwali is also a common tradition. There are many Diwali decoration ideas that can be used to spice up and prepare our home on the coming of auspicious festival of light. Below are some diwali decorating ideas that can be considered.


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Ideas for Diwali Decoration

Diwali Diyas

Diwali is considered as the festival of light when people are lighting rows of Diyas to illuminate their home during the celebration. One of the best and most common diwali decoration ideas is the use of Diyas or small earthen lamp. You can buy sets of diyas with different colors and arrange them around your home. You can place it the front yard, or terrace, wherever you see fit.

Diwali Rangoli

Another good decoration for Diwali festival is rangoli. This has been a part of Diwali traditions and customs. You can make a rangoli using different materials like colored chalks, ground limestone, paste of rice flour. Make it even more beautiful with flowers, diyas and vermillion powder. Different rangoli designs for diwali and themes can be used. Some Diwali rangolis use deity’s figures and idols like Goddess Laksmi’s. Other figures like trees and flowers can also be used.


Want something to lighten your home and at the same time enhance it and prepare for the festive mood of Diwali? Then you may consider this diwali decoration idea – the use of Lantern! Diwali lanterns come in different forms and styles. There are star-shaped ones, there are traditional, Chinese style lanterns. You can choose from different types and variations according to your decorating needs.

Torans and Wall Hanging

Another popular decoration for Diwali is Toran. These decorations are usually used for main door, decorated with bells, mirrors and beads. Most of the torans are made with marigold flowers and mango leaves. This will definitely make your home looks trendy and beautiful.

Diwali Deities Idols and Figures

You can also use idols of Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesh as your decoration. Aside from diwali puja, these idols can also be placed in your cabinet tops or center table during the Diwali festival. Make it even more beautiful and apparent using small diyas.