Diwali

 When is Diwali this year in India?

In Delhi People will celebrate Diwali (Lakshmi Puja) on 7th November 2018 (Wednesday) and Dhanteras on 5th November 2018(Monday).

Muhurat
Lakshmi Puja Muhurat (Vrishabha Kaal): 5:59:42 PM to 7:55:31 PM
Duration : 1 Hour 55 Minute
Pradosh Kaal : 5:32:12 PM to 8:09:21 PM

  • After 20 days of Durga Puja celebration in October 2018 (18th Oct Navami, 19th Dashami), Diwali would be celebrated on 7th November 2018 in this year.
  • On 7th of Noember the main Laxmi Puja would celebrated and people will used to burn candle and deepak at night.
  • In Diwali people use to fire crackers on this occasion and share gift and sweets to each other.
  • Almost every school, college and offices are closed on this day.
  • With Diwali there is great importance of Dhanterash which would be celebrate 2 days before on 5th November 2018 this year, this day people use to bye new thing basically crockery or vehicles and jewelery as people mark this days as day of Dhan Dewta which is KUBER.

Deepavali Day 1

Dwadashi
  • Govatsa Dwadashi
  • Vasu Baras

4th
November 2018
(Sunday)

Deepavali Day 2

Trayodashi
  • Dhantrayodashi
  • Dhanteras
  • Dhanvantari Trayodashi
  • Yama Deepam
  • Kali Chaudas
  • Hanuman Puja

5th
November 2018
(Monday)

Deepavali Day 3

Chaturdashi
  • Narak Chaturdashi
  • Tamil Deepavali
  • Bengal Kali Puja

6th
November 2018
(Tuesday)