If you can, do us a favor - don't light crackers this Diwali.
With every blast above in the sky, there is a living creature which dies, an unnatural, tortured and a painful death. The feast to your eyes, declines future, a couple of steps forward. I am not going to tell you the harms of air pollution, we aren't kids to not understand that, instead I ll tell you a better way out of it.
So, what are the alternatives to celebrate Diwali with firecrackers you may ask? Beware! I am ready with the points.
- Rangoli Making!
Show your artistry in making some beautiful Rangolis! Have a competition in your neighborhood about the same, because it is certainly better than showing off your richness in making the sky glow. Better leave that for moon.
- Diwali Feast!
Your eyes have had too much, its time for big meals to make way to your stomach. So have big feasts with your big-big families.
- Diwali Shopping!
Go for shopping! We, Indians love sale, don't we? Its time for the biggest sale in India
- Diwali Sweets!
Sweets distribution, now who doesn't like that? A rhetorical question. There are so-oo-oo many varieties out there, from kaju katli to atta majhi satakli, there are just too many! Go out, try tasting them all.
- Diwali Promise!
This diwali, gift your loved ones happiness, with a promise of change, with a promise of developing into a better human being and killing the negativity inside you, just like how Ramji finished ravana". And that is exactly why Diwali is celebrated in the first place.
There are million other short activities which can be accomplished on this occasion. Try indulging in them, do not let your enjoyment cause harm to environment, to its people. Whatever you give to nature, it is going to give you back. Make sure, it is positivity which is traded every time.