On the 10th day of the Navratri festival, we celebrate the triumph of the good over evil. Vijayadashami or Dusshera is one of the major festivals in our country. This year, you can celebrate Dusshera through the eco-friendly way to reduce the harmful wastes and have an environment-friendly celebration. From getting idols made of clay to using energy-efficient lights, Dusshera decoration has many eco-friendly alternatives. Here we share a few ideas for an eco-friendly Dusshera celebration at your home.
During festive season, we like to decorate our homes. However, using plastic decoration materials or thermocol can harm the environment. You can make use of real flowers to decorate your home. After the festival, you can reuse these flowers as compost for your garden.
Making Rangolis is an essential part of Indian traditions. Almost all the festivals involve making rangolis, and so does Dusshera. Eco-friendly Rangolis can be made using rice flour, coloured sand, coloured rice or flower petals.
Firecrackers look beautiful. However, its aftermath is a nightmare. These crackers contain toxic chemicals, which if inhaled lead to many respiratory diseases. In addition, not to forget the rise in noise pollution levels due to the bursting of firecracker which affects small children and the elderly in the family. Hence, avoid using them this Dusshera.
Along with earthen diyas, you can also use LED lighting to brighten up your house. LED lights are environment-friendly as they consume less power per unit. This means that LED lights are energy efficient. Also, LED lights have better light distribution, so less is more. LED lights also do not contain any toxic waste and hence are apt to be included in an eco-friendly celebration. You can use LED home lighting by Indiabulls LED to decorate your home this Dusshera.
Whether it is indoor LED lighting or outdoor LED lighting, Indiabulls LED lights make sure your Dusshera decorations remain eco-friendly. If you have this celebration in your housing society, and you want to use Dusshera decorative lighting, then you can switch to LED lighting solutions.
In today's day and age, there is an environment-friendly alternative to everything, and this includes festivals. Therefore, this Dusshera, let go of the ways to celebrate a festival that are harmful for the environment and choose to switch to an eco-friendly celebration. Let this festival bring peace and prosperity into your homes this year.