Kajal Aggarwal makes sure she spends this majestic festival following all the rituals with her family.
Diwali is a really big thing in our family. I try my best to spend this day with them, taking time off from work. We have a pre-Diwali dinner followed by a session of cards. On the main festival day, we have puja at my dad’s office and a Laxmi puja at home. My sister Nisha and I do the rangoli with flower petals outside the house, and light diyas as the Laxmi puja finishes. The rest of the evening is dedicated
to visiting our relatives and exchanging gifts. Afterwards, we like catching up with friends. Keeping in mind the environment and child labour at cracker factories, we’ve stopped bursting crackers and instead donate
Kajal Aggarwal; Wardrobe and Location: Tarun Tahiliani; Pic: Nikkhil Bareli; Jewellery: Tibarumal Gems & Jewels; Makeup: Virendera Narvekar; Hair: Seema; Styling: Ashwin Mawle