The great Indian festive season is on and you surely don’t want to let the excitement go in vain. So how ready are you to celebrate the pious occasion of Diwali?
Fun and enjoyment are the main attributes of this auspicious period. Since time immemorial, Indian people have a deep reverence for Diwali and they commemorate it in their own unique ways. They offer prayers to Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Rama in order to make their lives more enriching in many ways. They observe fasting, set off firecrackers, prepare special foods, and share happiness with each other.
More importantly, during this period people have a peculiar penchant for their respective traditional dresses. Along with the fervor of glorious rituals, people love to decorate themselves with ethnic wears and other cultural accessories. At the same time, the young population is experimenting with various fusion wears, too.
Here are the most trending Diwali outfits:
This traditional wear is the most popular and commonly seen during the festive season. Also referred to as Lehenga Choli, Chaniya Choli is widely available in distinct designs and colors. If you want to add an extra spunk to your style, you can customize the outfit with certain accessories and elements. The layered version is also in vogue these days and women flaunt it in their own manners. It usually looks incredibly heavy and attractive. The embroidery work can transform the appearance to the next level.
The trend of Kurtis has been there for a while and it shoots up in festivals like Navratri and Diwali. It comes in a really large variety of shades, tones, and colors. Although on special occasions, bright colors are the usual picks, but designs can also make a huge difference to the look. You will look jaw-dropping gorgeous if you put on special jewellery to mark the celebration. The best part is a Kurti can be donned with any type of bottoms depending upon your individual taste.
Kurta Pajama is another ethnic outfit that is cut out for a lot of special celebrations, such as weddings, festivals, parties, engagement ceremonies, etc. From traditional prints to Indo-Western style, this attire is highly preferred by men. It does a complete makeover when adorned in various designs and patterns. It is also available in a variety of fabrics.
A woven Saree is a hallmark of the festive season and is loved by most women. Different parts of India have their own version of Sarees and women display them with style and swag. It is pertinent to mention Bengali Saree because it has a unique look and women offer prayers to Goddess Durga by wearing it in great numbers. Furthermore, on occasions like Vijaydashmi Puja, Karva Chauth, or Lakshmi Pooja, Sarees with heavy embroidery are mostly preferred. Many women wear 9 different colors of Sarees on 9 days of Navratri with great enthusiasm.
The exciting season of Navratri and Diwali brings different communities together so that they can fully enjoy the festivities and share happiness. They are particularly happy to adorn various ethnic outfits on this occasion and also love to decorate themselves.