Delhi, being the capital of India is a cultural hotspot that is known for its staggering Diwali celebrations. This metropolitan city holds the real charm of the Diwali celebration with its mesmerizing offerings. From delectable foods to exemplary shopping, the city gives every enthusiast several reasons to explore it for its innumerable offerings.
Here are the 5-must Diwali experiences which will imbibe iconic festive spirits for Diwali 2019:
Try your luck in a ‘Card-Party’
Gambling and cards are an integral part of Diwali celebrations in Delhi. The famed farmhouses of Chattarpur are known to hold such interesting card parties with plenty of alcohol and kebabs to be served along. Just drop in, grab a drink, and try your luck. Who knows, this Diwali might bring you a wad of cash or maybe an electronic device here. You will surely win new friends along with a lot of fun!
Drop Into Blind School Diwali Mela
This is the most awaited event for any Delhiite to indulge in some shopping. From gorgeous sarees to elegant shawls, exclusive beauty products, and lip-smacking food serving stalls, you will get everything that can make your evening complete and rocking. This meal is organized by the Blind Relief Association every year and shopping down from the mela will make you feel proud of contributing to a Nobel cause.
Langar at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib
The old Delhi has held decades-old charm for its rich cultural heritage and age-old offerings. Known for its exclusive food offerings and shopping fun, Chandani Chowk is known to be the heart of Delhi. Especially during the festival season of Diwali, the place lit up majestically and experience millions of visitors for shopping and other delights. Drop down the place to enjoy the best of Diwali shopping but don’t forget to bargain!
This monsoon mela in Delhi imparting the pre-festive vibes among Delhiites. More than 80 craftsmen across the country showcase their exceptional skills in the form of furnishings, home décor, hand-woven textiles, crafts, natural fiber crafts, lifestyle accessories, etc. You will enjoy the authentic craftsmanship direct from the Indian craftsmen offering reasonable rates for their artwork.
There are large numbers of mela organized across the city during Navratri till Dusherra, which marks the onset of Diwali. The cultural programs like ‘Ramleela’ is organized in these meals with the major attractions as delicious food served at food stalls and many rides like ferry wheel rides. Dropping down to any such mela is truly an iconic experience worth cherishing.
Explore Delhi to its best festive spirits with these no-to-be-missed experiences.
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