Diwali celebrations for many in India means family, sweets and crackers. One of the most popular festivals of the country signifies the victory of the light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance.
Indian cricketers are ensuring to spend this festival with pomp with their families before the New Zealand goes underway.
Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Sachin Tendulkar and others were seen celebrating Diwali with family.
Cricketers such as Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag had even urged the Indians to celebrate a cracker-free Diwali.
The wishes poured in from across the globe as well. AB de Villiers, David Warner, Steve Smith, Brett Lee, Michael Clarke, Kevin Pietersen, Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo sent out wishes to their Indian friends and fans.
Diwali greetings to everyone. May love & light fill your homes today & the rest of the year. I've seen a big change in terms of firecrackers this year, Kudos to everyone for looking after our environment/animals this #Diwali
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) October 19, 2017
Best Wishes to you and your family for a Very Happy and Blessed Dipawali.
— parthiv patel (@parthiv9) October 19, 2017
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) October 19, 2017
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) October 18, 2017
— hardik pandya (@hardikpandya7) October 19, 2017
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) October 18, 2017
Happy Diwali to all of my Indian friends 🇮🇳🙏
— Michael Clarke (@MClarke23) October 18, 2017
— cheteshwar pujara (@cheteshwar1) October 19, 2017
Wishing you all a very Happy Diwali. pic.twitter.com/ilLOV7Xp8r
— Chris Gayle (@henrygayle) October 18, 2017
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) October 19, 2017
#HappyDiwali to all my friends that are celebrating this year…! Be safe, be kind, show loads of love & care for those around you that need you…! ❤️
— Kevin Pietersen🦏 (@KP24) October 18, 2017
Happy Diwali to all my Indian fans and friends #diwali
— Mitchell McClenaghan (@Mitch_Savage) October 19, 2017
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) October 18, 2017
Wishing you all a very happy and prosperous Deepavali!
— Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) October 18, 2017
— Brad Hogg (@Brad_Hogg) October 19, 2017
इन ढेर दिवाली wishes में जिस्म तो है पर मैं रूह ढूँढ रहा हूँ, उपहारों के इस अंबार में PR तो है पर मैं Pyaar ढूँढ रहा हूँ।Happy Diwali,दिल से
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) October 19, 2017
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) October 18, 2017
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) October 18, 2017
— Akshar Patel (@akshar2026) October 19, 2017