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Posted On: 9 November 2020 05:00 pm
Updated On: 12 November 2020 10:30 am

Places to buy Diwali sweets from in Qatar

Vrinda Abilash
Vrinda Abilash
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Diwali is a time of pomp, joy and endless celebrations. This year, it falls on 14 November 2020. For those of you who don’t know what Diwali or Deepavali is, it is the festival of lights, celebrated all over the world by the Hindu community. According to the legends, it is celebrated to mark the return of King Rama to the Kingdom of Ayodhya, after killing the demon king Ravana. People across the world, celebrate the occasion by lighting lamps in their houses and feasting on yummy sweets, savouries and other dishes.

Since a lot of us in Qatar aren’t able to go back home to celebrate with our near and dear this year, we have listed down the places selling delicious sweets and savouries to add to your festivities here. Let’s dive in and relish some yumminess!

Zaffran Café

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What’s Diwali without some sweets? Enjoy yummy laddoo, pedha, kaju kathli, special dry fruit mix sweet and more and make your Diwali more joyous from Zaffran Café! They also have the perfect assorted gift boxes to share with family and friends. They also undertake pre-orders, corporate orders and bulk orders. The price range of the sweet boxes is from QR 45 to QR 240, depending upon the type of sweet and the quantity you order.


Ayankar Bhavan

Ayankar Bhavan state that their sweets are freshly made in Qatar and are 100% vegetarian. Their sweets are available to purchase from, Lulu Hypermarket, Carrefour Qatar, Al Meera outlets, Safari Mall, New Indian Supermarket and all other hypermarkets in Doha. Apart from sweets, also find tasty Indian snacks here for a wholesome Diwali celebration. Their 200 grams mixed sweets box is priced at QR 12 and their 500 grams mixed sweets box is QR 40.


MRA Bakery & Restaurant

Celebrate the festival with some delicious Diwali sweets from MRA Bakery & Restaurant. They come in neatly packed gift boxes and are great to share with family and friends! MRA's large box comes at QR 100, medium at QR 55 and small box at QR 30.


Desi Dhaba Qatar

Desi Dhaba has a wide variety of sweets which have been specially curated for Diwali. They are also open for pre-orders on individual items as well as mixed sweets boxes, which are perfect for the occasion. Their mixed sweets box starts from QR 65/kg and goes up to QR 110/kg, depending upon the combination of sweets.


Vasanta Bhavan Bharath Restaurant

Image Credit: Vasanta Bhavan Bharath Restaurant

Celebrate a sweet festive season with Special Diwali Sweets from Vasantha Bhavan Bharath Restaurant. They are not shying away from providing customers with a long list of sweets and savouries they can choose from and take their celebrations to the next level. The sweets start from QR 60/kg to QR 70/kg depending upon the type of sweet ordered.


Aryaas Qatar

Aryaas Qatar is helping you celebrate Diwali with a ‘Sweets Tiruvizah’ (Sweets Festival), which starts from November 11 to November 15. Order a variety of sweets and savouries and spread the joy of the festival of lights. They also offer delivery services and accept bulk orders. Their sweets start from QR 70/kg and go all the way up to QR 100/kg too. They also offer customers sugar-free options like anjeer burfi and sugar-free jamun!


Roti & Boti

Roti & Boti is a fine dining restaurant serving Indian cuisine. This Diwali, they have an assorted mixed sweets gift box priced at QR 40, that can be shared with all!


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