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Play Your Cards Well This Deepawali

It is said that playing cards on Deepawali is perhaps the best way to seek the blessings of the goddess of wealth – Maa Lakshmi. So are you all set to play the traditional cards game with your family and friends this Deepawali? Do you wish to win big this year? If you are nodding your head in yes, read on to know how you can play your cards right this Deepawali as per your sun sign.



Aries: You are always up for some hard-hitting action. Quite naturally, you love card games that involve more than one person. Flush seems to be the lucky game for you this Deepawali. But remember to study the odds, calculate your chances, and then make your move.

Taurus: Gambling goes against your conservative nature, but you still love to take your chances. Rummy is the game that will make you feel in control when you have the fixed odds right in front of you. By being a little heedful, you can win big in this game.

Gemini: You like games that are lively and keep you on your toes. Hence, ‘Basic Poker’ is your natural game of choice. Your natural agility helps you to expertly Raise, Fold, Call or Check, and the fast pace of this game definitely appeals to your edgy side.

Cancer: You are homesick kind and love being indoors. But this doesn't mean you can't enjoy playing cards. ‘Gin Rummy’ is perhaps the best game that goes with your nature. So call up friends or just sit down with your family to play this simple card game and get set to win big. 

Leo: You love the adrenaline rush that card games provide. Quite expectedly, you love fast-moving card games! So what’s your game of choice? It’s Slapjack! So pull your socks this Deepawali and indulge in some adrenaline pumping sessions of Slapjack with your friends and family.

Virgo: As a practical sign, you don’t love to risk your hard-earned money on gambling. But that doesn’t stop you from testing your analytical skills. Hence, we recommend you to try some ‘Blackjack’. This exciting card game lets you use your analytical skills to determine if you should go for a "hit" or not. In addition, this game gives you the control and you can walk away whenever you wish.

Libra: When it comes to choosing the game that suits your style and personality, you're likely to be tempted to play your cards in the game of ‘Cheat’. This is the game for you where your patience will definitely pay off without having you to put too much at stake. So get set for adrenaline-pumping session of ‘Cheat’ this Deepawali!  

Scorpio: Mysterious Scorpio loves to play ‘Poker’. This game adds sparkling glitters to your mysterious aura as you have the best poker face of all the signs. It’s hard to read anything from your intense looks, so your cards close and get set to pocket in some serious money in the game of ‘Poker’ this Deepawali.

Sagittarius: Action-loving Sagittarius loves to play ‘Spit’. The sheer variety of this exciting card game with its myriad of choices, quick thinking and fast fingers – ticks the right boxes in you and challenges your adventurous side. So brace up for you are up for a roll this Deepawali.  

Capricorn: You're ambitious yet simple. Quite naturally, you love the game of ‘Sequence’! It’s a simple game where you play the suits in sequence. It’s a game of low probability and takes a little skill; no wonder, you are so comfortable with this game. 

Aquarius: Keeping in mind your matched analytical skills, there’s no better game that ‘Blackjack’ for you. The game resonates well with your eccentric and unconventional style. So if you are thinking about which game to choose, make sure you pick the game ‘Blackjack’ so that you can make it big this Deepawali.

Pisces: Easygoing Pisces love to play “Go fish”. This is a simple game where players ask each other for cards, and if you don't have the card that they are looking for, you tell them to "go fish." It's a game that make sure win big but play conservatively. 

Try these exciting games as per your sun sign but don’t forget, gambling on festive occasions with commercial motives is illegal under the Public Gambling Act, 1867 and other laws. So play just for the sake of traditions and don’t indulge in gambling for it may lead to serious repercussions.