Diya Lamp

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Shortcodes

UnicodeU+1FA94
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Meaning of Diya Lamp ๐Ÿช” emoji

๐Ÿช” Diya Lamp emoji is brass or backed clay cup filled with Oil or Ghee with a flaming wick. The word Diya means "light", "splendor" in several languages of South Asia. Diya word is originated from the Sanskrit word "dฤซpa" which means "light", "lamp", "lantern". ๐Ÿช” Diya is native to the Indian subcontinent and commonly used in Hindu, Sikh, Jain culture to worship the god or as a symbol of celebration.

Diya is vital in Hindu culture to signify purity, goodness, good luck, and power. The light of ๐Ÿช” Diya means the non-existence of darkness and evil forces.

๐Ÿ•ฏ candle, ๐Ÿฎred paper lantern, ๐Ÿ’ก electric light bulb and ๐Ÿ”ฆ Tourch are the emojis which can be used as a source of light in conversations.

๐Ÿช” Diya Lamp emoji was submitted by Anshuman Pandey in July 2017 and accepted for Unicode 12.0 in 2019 and added to emoji version 12.0 in 2019 under the light & video category

How ๐Ÿช” Diya Lamp emoji is used?

there is multiple usage of the diya emoji in the conversations.

  • Cultural
    • Wish you a happy and prosperous Diwali ๐Ÿช”.
    • Victory of light ๐Ÿช” over darkness.
  • As a Object
    • When bulbs were not invented, people used lamps ๐Ÿช” for lighting.
    • why dont you use a diya ๐Ÿช” if there is no light?
  • Paired with other emojis
    • ๐Ÿช”๐Ÿ™๐ŸŽ†
    • ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐Ÿช”
    • โœจ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿช”

Alternative names

Diya, Lamp, Oil, Clay Lamp, Earthen Lamp, Oil Lamp, Tealight, Dipawali, Diwali, Divali
Diya Lamp Emoji

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