Movies of Bollywood that capture the essence of Diwali in the most wholesome manner

Bollywood has beautifully featured the festival of lights in the most creative ways possible. Let’s have a look at 5 iconic Bollywood films which celebrate the spirit of Diwali -

1. Hum Aapke Hain Koun (1994)

Pairing popular Bollywood stars Madhuri Dixit and Salman Khan, the film can get you going on the Diwali vibe perfectly. The flashy and firecracker-strewn Diwali scene and song, “Dhiktana," is a signature moment.

2. Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995)
In this debut film from director Aditya Chopra, Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol play two London-based, young people who fall in love while vacationing across Europe. The movie is completing 27 years and can be a perfect way to celebrate your Diwali with your loved ones. 

3. Mohabbatein (2000)
The Diwali-centered song “Pairon Mein Bandhan Hai," featuring amazing visuals, lights, and dancing is the highlight of the movie Mohabbatein. A perfect way to celebrate this festive season, Bollywood style.

4. Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001)
With a mega star cast featuring actors like Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham won hearts with its charming Diwali-centered scene. By far the most legendary entrance scene ever shot in Bollywood.