The Twitteratti has already taken to the adorable little diya that's doing the social media rounds. All you have to do is type out #HappyDiwali next to your status message, and a little diya (lamp) lights up your tweet for the day.
Twitter also released a statement earlier today, saying that the diya (lamp) symbolises victory of good over evil, brightness over darkness, and truth over falsity. The #HappyDiwali emoji was officially launched by Sonam Kapoor and Salman Khan:
In addition to this, Twitter is also asking its audience to share their special Diwali moments along with the hashtag to create a Diwali collage:
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