, celebrated by millions of Indians. The festival symbolizes the spiritual victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, and good over evil. As per Hindu mythology, it is believed to be the time of the year when Goddess Lakshmi enters homes to give her blessings. It is the most vibrant and joyous festival of the country celebrated with pujas, lights, rangolis, firecrackers, gifts, sweets, and lavish get-togethers. Houses are cleaned, decorated, and renovated to welcome -Guests and Goddess Laxmi.