Diwali is the season of blingy lights, auspicious ceremonies, colorful decorations, rangoli and scrumptious sweets; it is the biggest gifting and shopping festival of the year. Get ready to welcome this festival once again as you start preparing your shopping list ideas. Check out these top trending gifts for your dear ones, curated by our editor.
GIFT#1: SILVER MURTI
During this season, silver statues (murtis) of Hindu Gods make the most admired gifts for family, friends and corporate colleagues. Reasonably priced and available in various sizes, they remain the hottest picks every season.
GIFT#2: SILVER COINS
It is considered auspicious to purchase silver coins during Dhanteras, two days before Diwali. Usually, the coins are bought in multiple quantities, in different weights and as a tradition, a new silver coin is purchased for the Diwali Pooja every year. Popular Gods, Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesh are the most purchased silver coins for this occasion.
GIFT#3: SILVER DIYAS
The silver diyas are a symbolic gift of this season. It is believed that Goddess Lakshmi likes a house that is well lit so she can find the path easily to the lighted house. Many legendary stories mention diyas as the symbol of enlightenment. They are seen as beacons leading to spiritual path. Diyas encourage everyone to choose the safe road in life that leads to serenity of mind and soul. We have a varied collection of silver diyas among which the panchmukhi, tall and the hand-held diyas are hot favorites.
GIFT#4: SILVER POOJA THALI
No auspicious Hindu ceremony is complete without the pooja thali. Available in various sizes in pure silver, it is a popular gift for recently married women celebrating their first Diwali after marriage.
GIFT#5: KUM KUM BOX
The kum kum box is used to store red powder (sindoor) during the Diwali pooja. The significance of this item during the festivities makes it a must-have gift on your Diwali list. We have an attractive selection of kum kum boxes available in 22k gold and enamel designs.
GIFT#6: SILVER GLASSES
Silver glasses and kalash, another sought-after article commonly gifted to toddlers and newborns during Diwali. Filled with spiritual water during the Diwali pooja and served to Goddess Lakshmi & Lord Ganesh, this glass in pure 999 silver is a must-have pick this holiday season.
GIFT#7: RELIGIOUS JEWELRY
If you are looking to gift gold jewelry, our Hindu religious jewelry collection is a great pick. The accessory options in 22k gold include pendants, rings, bracelets, bangles and chain necklaces. Goddess Lakshmi, Lord Ganesh and the symbol Om are the hottest sellers in this category. These sought-after jewelry designs represent a symbol of blessing to the receiver. The best part of this collection is that it includes something for men, women, kids and infants.
This celebrated occasion not only reflects the spirit of the festival but the warm feelings of the gift-giver. Nothing spreads more joy than a well thoughtout Diwali present. We hope this list inspires you to pick a gift that will make your loved ones joyful and your celebrations brighter.
11 October 2016Posted in Tips & How-to By