The festival of light, Diwali is only a few days away takes place on October 30. We may not want to admit it, but the biggest Hindu festival is also highly stressful. From cleaning every nook and corner of the house to getting gifts sorted and never-ending shopping for ‘necessary’ items keeps everybody on their toes. Topping this demanding list is to look like million bucks. With the social calendar buzzing with several Diwali special parties, selfies and DPs, you just cannot look less than any Bollywood diva. Well, here is where my problem lies – Deepika Padukone, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and other Bollywood actresses have set such high expectations that meeting them is near impossible. Take a look at these beautiful souls who have nailed traditional the Diwali look effortlessly to leave you fuming AF.

1. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

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Unanimously we should all vote for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan for ruining our little chances of looking good. Right from the Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam days, the 42-year-old lightens up the silver screen with her presence. Her iconic traditional dressing and make-up during the Diwali sequence of the movie plus the cute, lovable banter between her and Salman Khan were to die for. Aishwarya has given us major fashion goals with memorable appearances during Diwali parties when not on-screen.

2. Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone

She is one of few actresses who can carry both traditional and Western. Since she joined Bollywood in 2007 Deepika has morphed into a style icon. The 30-year-old Banglaroean beauty, blessed with a slender figure has carved a special place in the fashion world. From grandiloquent traditional saree to sporting whites to eye-catching neon, Deepika has been a delight to watch at every Diwali celebration and much cause of envy for other girls.

3. Sonam Kapoor

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One glance through this true blue fashionista’s Instagram account is for the beginners. Cited as the most stylish Indian celebrity, you really must be living under the rock to remain unaware of Sonam’s dominance when it comes to style. Not the one to shy away from experimenting with dresses or make-up, Sonam’s Diwali appearances will make you want to steal her wardrobe.

4. Alia Bhatt

Alia Bhatt

She might be the youngest in the filmy circuit, but that has not stopped Alia to touch the sky. Apart from being applauded for her powerful roles, Alia Bhatt has also made a mark to be one of the most-sought-after fashionable leading ladies in B-town. The fashion icon of the current generation loves to infuse her quirkiness in ethnic wears as can be seen with her choice of clothes for a traditional event like Diwali.

5. Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma

Considered the dark horse in the filmy industry, Anushka Sharma has been in top form. The Ae Dil Hai Mushkil actress defines the real meaning of fashion meeting beauty. The gorgeous diva who has been appreciated for her last release, Sultan opposite Salman Khan is known for having a vibrant, chic fashion sense. When it comes to customary Indian wear, Anushka has displayed great taste.

After going through their pictures, you can very well relate to our troubles. Once again brace yourselves for these beauties to make drop-dead gorgeous appearances this Diwali 2016. The best you can do is try accepting your real selves and not go bonkers behind ‘Deepika Padukone best sarees’ or Sonam Kapoor traditional dresses’ ideas.