An oil lamp usually made up of clay or brass that contains a cotton wick inside, dipped in ghee or oil is known as a diya. It is basically a native to India and the Indian history talks about many traditional purposes for which the diyas have been used for since early ages. Various other names that are used for diyas are Deepak, divaa and deepa. These lighting candles are the permanent fixtures in the Indian temples and homes and this is one reason to why the diyas are considered auspicious for gifting. They are used in many religious occasions and festivals too, that are celebrated in the country, especially during the Diwali celebrations, when a wide variety of desi, simple, attractive, designer, plain, fancy; in fact the entire variety of diyas is available in the market for sale.
Above that, the Diwali diyas are considered as the best gifts of the festival and this is why, the demand for them is skyrocketing at this festive time. From conventional hand-painted diyas to designer diyas, people are crazy to add their shopping bags with bundles of them. for easy choices, they are available in many different packagings and attractive boxes, price of which vary with their design and number.