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"Unlocking the Power of Diwali: Auspicious Sunday Diwali Rituals"

Diwali, the festival of lights, is a time for joy, prosperity, and spiritual significance. On the auspicious day of Sunday, there are several special rituals that can help you invoke blessings, wealth, and good fortune. Let's delve into the details of these rituals and their significance.

Offering Bel Patra to Goddess Lakshmi:

  • On Diwali day, it's customary to offer Bel Patra (bilva leaves) to Goddess Lakshmi. These leaves are considered sacred and are believed to please the goddess, bringing wealth and blessings to your home.

Early Morning Wheat Offering:

  • Begin your Diwali day by offering 9 kgs of wheat. Wheat symbolizes abundance and prosperity. This offering is a gesture of gratitude for the sustenance it provides.

Illuminating Every Corner with Diyas:

  • Light four diyas in each of the four corners of every room in your house. This totals to 16 diyas if you have four rooms. The illumination signifies the dispelling of darkness and the welcoming of positivity and prosperity.

Month-Long Diya Lighting:

  • The entire month of November is considered auspicious for lighting diyas. It's believed that the radiance from these diyas wards off negative energies and attracts good fortune.

Stay Awake for Chanting:

  • On Diwali night, it is customary to remain awake and engage in chanting or prayers. This is a time for spiritual reflection and inviting divine blessings into your life.

Decorate Your Main Door:

  • Adorn your main door with various decorations:

    • Ashoka Leaves Toran: Hang a toran made of Ashoka leaves. Ashoka is a sacred tree and represents harmony and well-being.

    • Shubh Laabh and Swastik: Place stickers with "Shubh Laabh" and the Swastik symbol on your main door. These symbols are believed to bring good luck and auspiciousness.

Charitable Offering:

  • On Sunday, donate 9 kgs of wheat to a temple or any charitable institution. This act of charity not only helps those in need but also attracts positive karma and blessings.

Lock and Key Ritual:

  • Buy a new lock and key set. Without opening the lock with the key, keep both the lock and the key under your pillow while sleeping at night.

  • The next morning, place the lock and key in your temple or a sacred place in your home and forget about it.

  • This ritual is symbolic of locking away obstacles and unlocking the doors to good fortune and prosperity in your life.


These Diwali rituals for Sunday hold profound spiritual significance and can bring positivity, prosperity, and abundance into your life. By following these practices, you not only enhance your well-being but also connect with the rich traditions and beliefs that make Diwali a truly special and auspicious occasion.

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