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The Candlelight Company

The Candlelight Company: You’re My Flame!
Tuesday, 27 November 2012 20:37

This one’s no Celebrity Wax Museum in Lonavla, but the prospect of finding a flame at new candle store The Candlelight Company, will still make you smile. Owned by former actress and singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthy, this Juhu store with a bright red door sells aroma candles in different shapes, forms, scents and oil blends.

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Wishing you love luck and light this Diwali

Diwali, the festival of lights, undoubtedly the grandest and brightest of all Indian festivals, is a celebration and enjoyment of life. As all things that change over a period of time, Diya’s or oil lamps, (so far the ubiquitous  symbol of lighting up ones home for festivities) are soon being replaced by candles. While I don’t wish to take away the irreplaceable splendour of a large ornately carved Diya or Samay as they are traditionally called, standing tall at the entrance of one’s home, I have to add that candles are indeed safer alternatives to light inside the home.  Spilt wax is not flammable unlike the oil from the traditional lamps nor does it head up to such high temperatures as to cause injury or burns

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