Diwali, the festival of lights, is derived from the Sanskrit word Deepavali, meaning ‘row of lights’. The festival symbolizes light over darkness. Everyone waits for this time of the year with a lot of pomp and zest. On this day people spend time with their families, decorate their houses with flowers, light diyas, make colourful rangolis and a lot more. Since it’s Diwali, some of our fave influencers and content creators reveal how they are planning to celebrate the festival of lights. Their answers are literally so heart-warming!
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1. Savi and Vid – Bruised Passports
This traveler couple needs no introduction! Their aesthetic feed and their passion for travel are defo goals. Here’s what they are planning for Diwali and it’s so wholesome,Each year, we try to spend the festive season volunteering at a school for underprivileged kids. Since most schools are closed at the minute, we are sending care packages with stationery and sweets to as many of them as we possibly can. Other than that, we are really looking forward to celebrating Diwali at home with our family. Since we can’t go out much we are bringing the party home with a feast, card games, and experimental cocktails.
2. Aanam Chashmawala
Aanam is one of the most gorgeous and unique content creators we know. Check out how is she planning to celebrate her Diwali keeping social distancing in mind,This Diwali, it is going to be an intimate affair for me, with my closest friends at one of our homes. While I’m looking forward to celebrating with them, we’re going to keep things small to be socially responsible and stick to the bubble we’ve created.
3. Karan Dua a.k.a DilSeFoodie
Karan Dua, known as DilSeFoodie is a food blogger who gives us a foodgasm every time we look at his awesome content. Check out how is he spending this auspicious day,My Diwali plans are always fixed. Inviting a few of my close friends, cooking some good food for them like Dal Makhani, Chicken Biryani, Palak Meat and much more. Along with delicious food, we will also cards and spend time together.
4. Mehak Ghai
Mehak Ghai is a fashion, beauty and travel influencer whose content is so authentic and creative. She is always full of energy and her beautiful smile is so heart-warming. Here’s how she has planned to spend her Diwali,Diwali has always been fun to celebrate with your near and dear ones. Ever since the lockdown, I have been waiting to celebrate and meet my fam. I’ll just be going back to Delhi to celebrate with my fam and friends. This year has been quite slow and different in every manner, hope this Diwali brings love, light and happiness in everyone’s lives. Super pumped to meet everyone.
5. Shruti Sinha
Shruti looks like a diva, doesn’t she? Apart from being a talented dancer, she also loves acting and creates content. Here’s what she is planning to do this year on Diwali,So this Diwali, I’ve planned to spend it with my closest knit people. Not entertaining a crowd as I have in the past, considering Covid. Obviously because I have a dog, firecrackers are a ‘BIG NO’. So yeah, can’t wait to dress up and glam up for my set of people and have a lil get together with them.
6. Samidha Singh
As a phenomenal influencer, Samidha has always been on her toes creating out-of-the-box content. Here’s what she will do today,
This time Diwali is different, it’s more like a reminder of keeping well and being with family. Diwali this year, has taught us all the value of family and relatives, the value of love and affection and the value of mental and physical well-being. So this year, I am celebrating Diwali with my family! Not bursting crackers but donating some new clothes to the ones who cannot afford to buy luxury. Distributing sweets to all our helpers and their family members like the watchmen, the drivers, the sweepers and everyone who stood strong this year. This Diwali is about “Love and Hope” for me!
7. Usaamah Siddique
Usaamah’s content is exciting, visually appealing and his style is super unique and mind-blowing. On Diwali, he has planned to do as follows,Diwali this year is going to be a little different from the previous years, I’m going to be spending time with family at home. Also, will eat a lot, especially desserts. Wishing everyone a very happy and bright Diwali!
8. Varun Agrawal a.k.a SettleSubtle
Varun, also known as SettleSubtle is a prominent and stylish influencer. We love how incredible and original his content is. Here’s how he is planning to celebrate today,Diwali for me has always been about spending time with my family. Ever since my sister got married, it’s up to me now to help mom decorate the entire house, make it look all pretty and festive! I love it, to be honest, some Jagjit Singh ghazals, sweets and snacks rolling in all day and before you know it, it’s Diwali for you! Although this year has been quite isolating and I have a feeling I’m gonna be missing my friends a lot, I hope to catch up with all of them sooner or later. Nevertheless, I wish for you to have a lovely time, Happy Diwali!Wow, looks like everyone has super adorable and intimate plans this year. All these celebratory plans are so heart-warming and we love how they aim to have a safe and happy Diwali. On this occasion, we are sending everyone truckloads of happiness and wellness. Stay home, dress up and celebrate with your family. Once again wishing you all a very Happy Diwali!