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.
When you have to work on every Diwali
Because old is gold!
Demonetisation jokes never get old
Diwali is on 7th November. Spend all your 2000 Rs notes on sweets, lights and crackers. Because, the next day is 8th November— The Bad Doctor (@DOCTORATLARGE) November 6, 2018
When it's important to save money even in Diwali
*Marwadi*— Akshay (@AkshayKatariyaa) November 5, 2018
Son: Papa iss diwali me mujhe kya gift denge?
Dad: Bata kya gift chayiye?
Dad: *Gets second hand iPhone4s*
Diwali, the season of gifts and sweets
Mom : Teri sabse zyada fun memory kya hai ghar ki diwali ki— SwatKat- The dancing human💃 (@swatic12) November 5, 2018
Me : Woh jo aap mehmano ke liye mithai banati thi aur main hadap leti thi
Mom : Meri bhi same
Me : Matlab?
Mom : Woh jo mehmaan tere liye paise dekar jate the aur main hadap leti thi
HR Department in every office now!
Me *goes to relative’s place*— Pakchikpak Raja Babu (@HaramiParindey) November 6, 2018
Aunty : check out this rangoli meri beti ne banayi
Me : nice
Aunty : aur society ka Diwali fest bhi organise karwa rahi hai woh
Me : awesome
Aunty : itni mehnati hai bade ho kar kuchh banegi
Me : itni mehnat se to HR banegi