By Hindustan Times
Diwali is the period when your house is the cleanest and has a sparkly feel. So, whether it’s the upholstery, curtains or paintings, each and every thing needs to be done up, even if it isn’t being replaced with something new. To welcome Goddess Lakshmi into your house, the environment has to be nice and clean.
Of course, some fundamental things for me are cleaning, redoing the paintwork and renovating. This includes everything — from new drapes to polishing wooden furniture and silverware. As for buying new things, it all depends on what really attracts you. It could be anything from art installations to silver, sculptures and new furniture. The whole idea is to give the environment an auspicious touc