Choti Diwali which is also known as Naraka Chaturdashi falls on Chaturdashi of the Krishna Paksha in the Vikram Samvat according to the Hindu Calendar in the month of Kartik. Choti Diwali is known as Naraka Chaturdashi after the great battle Krishna won against the demon Narakasura. On this day, many Hindus prefer to take bath in the holy river of Ganges as Hindu scriptures say that it can revive you from your sins.
People indulge in different delicacies, invite friends to home, meet relatives and celebrate the day with much merry. Choti Diwali marks the beginning of the festival of lights and everyone gets into the festive mood. People light lamps and lanterns in the evening.
When is Choti Diwali?
Choti Diwali for the year 2023 will celebrate on 12th November, which falls on a Friday.
Choti Diwali Calendar Date Year November 7 2018 October 26 2019 November 13 2020 November 3 2021 October 23 2022 November 12 2023
Significance and History
The legend behind celebrating Narak Chaturdashi is quite interesting. As per the Hindu mythology, a powerful demon named Narakasura was killed by Goddess Kali on this day. It is believed that Narakasura used to ill-treat women and misbehave with them which is why the Goddess killed him. In various parts of South India, the day of Narak Chaturdashi is reserved to worship the Goddess Kali. It is believed on this day she bestows power to all human beings who worship her.
Choti Diwali messages in Hindi you can send you near and love ones
Diwali ka ye pyara tyohaar, jeevan mein laaye khushiyan appr, Mata laxmi viraje aapke dwaar, sabhi kaamna aapki kare sweekaar. Happy Choti Diwali.
Narak chaturdashi ka tayuhaar har orr diyo ki jagmagahat aur apko dher sara pyar hi pyar. Apko is Choti Diwali ki Anek anek badhai.
Ye Diwali apke jeevan mein khushiyon ki barsaat laye, Dhan aur Shoharat ki barish kare. Choti Diwali ki sa-prem mangal kamnayein.
Har dam khushiya ho sath, Kabhu daman na ho kahli Humsab ki taraf se happy Diwali!
May this Choti Diwali endow you with opulence and prosperity. Happiness comes at your steps. Wishing you a bright future in your life. Happy Choti Diwali.
May this Choti Diwali Fill your heart with enthusiasm and joy .. So that you have a sparking Diwali!
May this sparkling festival of lights fill your home with happiness, joy, peace and success. Happy Choti Diwali!
Aane wali khushiyan dher sari Mubarak ho aap ko, Diwali se pehle chhoti diwali,
Mubarak ho aap ko.