After Dashain, Tihar is the second biggest festival in Nepal. One of the most colorful festivals of all time, Deepawali is celebrated by worshiping the goddess of wealth, Laxmi. Both male and female worship the goddess but women draw rangoli and other colorful arts on floor to invite the goddess in the house. Here are some photos of Nepali actresses who have done the worshiping and celebration of Deepawali.
Actress Namrata Shrestha celebrated Laxmi Puja in her home and at her restaurant – Attic Bar in Lazimpat.
Actress Binita Baral worshiping the goddess of wealth:
Priyanka Karki worships Laxmi on Laxmipuja.
Actress Surabhi Jain took three hours of effort to prepare the following decoration:
Rangoli by singer Astha Raut:
Deepawali and Laxmi puja of Poojana Pradhan :
Sarj Garach and his wife after preparation of Deepawali rangoli:
Karishma Manandhar performs Laxmi pooja with her assistant Reetu Rana.