7 Easy Varamahalakshmi Decoration Ideas For Indian Homes

by Nikita Raikwar | February 15, 2024 | 6 mins read

Varamahalakshmi decoration ideas at home

Women observe Varamahalakshmi Vrata for the well-being of their families and themselves. It is performed by worshipping the Goddess Varalakshmi, which is equivalent to worshipping Ashtalakshmi — the eight goddesses of wealth, earth, wisdom, love, fame, peace, contentment and strength. This festive season, immerse your home in pure, Indian traditional energies with these Varamahalakshmi festival decoration ideas. Read along to know more.

Varamahalakshmi Decoration Ideas: Begin With Floral Rangoli And Lights In The Foyer

It’s time to get festive, and with that comes a lot of challenges on how you can upgrade and transform your space with the best of home decor. To begin with some fun Varamahalakshmi decoration ideas at home, you can start decorating your home’s foyer or entryway with lights and traditional flowers like marigold. Floral garlands can be hung on the wall’s sides, while the flowers can make for a lovely floral arrangement in the form of a rangoli.

Varamahalakshmi decoration ideas transform your space with floral rangoli and lights in the foyer
Floral rangolis as Varamahalakshmi decoration ideas

Varamahalakshmi Festival Decoration Ideas For Your Living Room

For someone that likes to play around with elements, you can always spruce up some designated spaces at home. For instance, this coffee table has been lovingly bordered with floral garlands. The pooja thali comprises Indian sweets and laddoos, making for an inviting gesture for family and friends visiting home. It’s a simple Varamahalakshmi decoration that looks inviting too. You can also give the seating spaces in your living room a makeover with new and fresh festive upholstery, like, the sofa and pillow covers, a set of festive curtains and even a dynamic 3D wall art to add to the simple Varamahalakshmi decoration’s appeal at home.

Varamahalakshmi festival decoration with floral garlands and diyas lends a festive vibe to your living room
Varalakshmi decoration ideas for a traditional touch
Complete home interior design solutions with beautiful pooja room designs

Try Quick Festive DIY For Your Varamahalakshmi Decoration Ideas At Home

If you are running short of time and still want to be able to make your home a happy festive one, you can look out for quick DIY fixes like creating paper diyas. This lovely diya trail makes for a happy wall decor and easily enlivens the space. You can also complement your room’s decor with ambient lights like fairy lights and traditional diyas on the corners of your room. In case you have toddlers at home, you can switch the real diyas with electrically-operated ones to avoid accidents.

Decoration for varalakshmi vratham with a DIY paper diyas
DIY paper diyas for Varamahalakshmi simple decoration

Complete Floral And Traditional Varalakshmi Pooja Decoration Ideas

When all fails, run to your nearest florist and bring in some fresh floral garlands. Bring them aplenty, as we’d be using them everywhere, as a curtain trail behind the sofas, as an entryway decor on the door, and even just flowers to add to your pooja room, just like we did in the living room. And if you wish to keep it subtle, florals can be a fine addition to your Varamahalakshmi home decoration ideas for 2023.

Varalakshmi pooja decoration with a fresh floral garlands
Traditional marigold for Varamahalakshmi pooja decoration ideas

Also, Read About How To Decorate Pooja Room

Embrace Minimalism With Simple Pooja Preparations For Varalakshmi Festival Ideas

If you are someone that isn’t into the ol’ razzle dazzle of decorating your home, you can simply choose to keep it minimalistic and clean with simple pooja preparations. A lovely pooja thali, a kalash with mango leaves, Goddess Lakshmi and her stage are enough to make way for a successful Varamahalakshmi pooja at home. So, don’t give into the pressure of making it work with lavish home decorations, if you want to keep it simple and light.

Simple varamahalakshmi decoration with pooja thali, kalash with mango leaves
A simple preparation for Varamahalakshmi Pooja

Background Decoration For Varamahalakshmi Puja With Lights And Brass Ware

Lights are pivotal in bringing in a lovely cosy vibe at home. For Indian festivals, the idea of surrounding yourself with lights is one that every individual partakes in. With that being said, you can shine some light onto your pooja space with fairy lights on either side of the pooja room. Ensure that your pooja room doesn’t fall short of the traditional pooja samagri. Simply put a  copper or brass plate filled with sweets, fruits, pooja essentials, and a kalash with mango leaves over a rice rangoli, and you are good to go.

Varamahalakshmi simple decoration for pooja room with lights and brass ware
Fairy lights as background decoration for varalakshmi pooja
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Varalakshmi Decoration Ideas By Transforming Your Living Room

When at home, we love to change our upholstery as per the occasion, and so can you! You can up your festive game this Varamahalakshmi Pooja day by changing your sofa and pillow covers into something more fitting and traditional for Indian festivals. You can also try your hands on some wall art or vinyl decor like this beautiful wall art of Goddess Lakshmi. And if you don’t want to commit to vinyl decor, you can always switch it by hanging a canvas art on the wall.

Varalakshmi decoration ideas for your living room  with wall art of Goddess Lakshmi
Transform your living room into an Indian festive home

And that brings us to the end of our Varamahalakshmi decoration ideas for your home. And now that you are here, why not look at some more decor ideas for this year’s upcoming festivities? Check out our collection of festive decoration blogs:

And while you are at it, here are some frequently asked questions that you’d like to know about Varamahalakshmi decoration ideas.

1. What are some traditional Varamahalakshmi decoration ideas?

Traditional Varamahalakshmi decoration ideas include using vibrant flowers like marigolds, colourful drapes, oil lamps or diyas, and traditional fabrics to create a festive vibe.

2. What are some innovative ways to decorate the puja room for Varamahalakshmi?

You can creatively decorate your puja room for Varamahalakshmi by incorporating themed wall hangings, floral rangoli and arranging god idols amidst flowers and diyas to promote colourful and festive vibrancy.

3. How can I decorate the puja thali for Varamahalakshmi?

Decorate the Varamahalakshmi puja thali with sacred items, flowers, kumkum, turmeric, and rice. You can include traditional designs and use brass or silver thalis for an authentic touch.

4. Can you provide tips for creating a beautiful Varamahalakshmi rangoli?

For a beautiful Varamahalakshmi rangoli, start with a central lotus design and intricate patterns going outwards. Use vibrant coloured powders, rice, or flower petals for a beautiful effect.

5. Can you suggest some DIY decoration ideas for Varamahalakshmi?

You can make DIY Varamahalakshmi decorations with paper garlands, origami lotus flowers, handmade torans, and colourful rangoli designs using natural materials like rice and flower petals.

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Nikita Raikwar is a content writer at Design Cafe's home interiors blog.

Nikita Raikwar

Nikita Raikwar is a Content Marketing Specialist at DesignCafe. She is an ambivert with a love for travel and dancing. You will often find her with her favourite book in her reading nook, urban sketching, or practicing the art of coffee making. She is your go-to for crime and thriller movie recommendations and loves to club her movie marathons with a Margherita pizza in one hand and a Pinot Grigio in the other.

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