Deepavali or Diwali is here and people around the country are gripped in festive fever. With delicious meals, mouth-watering desserts and sweets, people are set to enjoy the biggest festival in the India with much fanfare. New clothes, colourful rangolis and festive decorations at home and street have set the mood, not to forget the Dandiya nights and Teen Patti parties that are just days away. With desi clothes and songs, people are all set to celebrate the festival of lights with full fervour.
However, a major part of the festival, celebrating with firecrackers have been restricted and people seem to be divided over it. Nevertheless, to keep fun mood of the festival alive, Netizens are cracking jokes and sharing hilarious videos online to capture all the essence of the festivities in the virtual world.
While hilarious memes on ‘Diwali ki Safai’ dominated the trend on Twitter in days leading up to the festival with people being busy cleaning their homes, UP Police’s ‘Thain Thain’ has become a one-stop solution to all celebrations post 10 pm when firecrackers might not be in play. Not to forget the Rajnikanth memes on this year’s celebration.
As India celebrates Diwali, here are the hilarious and witty tweets capturing the mood of the festival online.