Diwali is an auspicious time during which people devote themselves in God. In fact, special Diwali prayers are offered on this day. Therefore, one of the best Diwali gifts for your uncle could be different spiritual gifts available in the market. For that purpose, you can choose spiritual CDs and DVDs (featuring devotional bhajans, aartis and pooja procedure), shagun silver coins (with impressions of Lord Ganesha and Goddess Lakshmi), spiritual idols (in silver or brass metals like Goddess Lakshmi-Lord Ganesha, Ram Darbar, etc.), brass / wooden or marble temple, etc.
Another special Diwali gift for your uncle can be clothes. Alike women, men's clothing also has a variety of apparels to choose from, but if you know his choice and style, you can easily make the selection. However, keeping in mind the festive season, you can opt for whole ethnic and traditional attire from his preferred brand. But, if you want to keep it conventional, then go for formal clothing options, like shirts, trousers, jackets, sweaters, shawls, etc.
Women are not the only people who need accessories to accentuate their personality; men, too, are in the race. Presenting a chic or sober (depending upon your and his choice) accessory as a Diwali gift to your uncle will be ideal. There is a plethora of male accessories available in the market to choose from. For instance, you can get a box set containing stylish pair of cufflinks with a matching tie or a branded tie. Other accessories that you may opt for include elegant watches, pair of stylish sunglasses, scarves, set of perfumes, fine leather belt, wallet, etc.
Electronics and Gadgets
It is an undeniable fact that men love gadgets. Thus, you can never go wrong with choosing gadgets as a Diwali gift for your uncle. Innumerable gadgets can be found lines up in stores and shopping malls giving you umpteen options to choose from, though you need to be a little cautious about your uncle's taste regarding the same. Mobile phone, camera, handycam camcorder, LCD TV, and music system are a few expensive yet never-failing gadgets to present to your uncle as a Diwali gift. However, if you are looking for something that can successfully fit your pocket and yet is unique, you can then buy a digital photo frame with LCD screen or a digital photo key chain for him. To give it a personalized touch, you may preload some beautiful family photos or family collages.
Sweets and Dry Fruits Gift Baskets
During Diwali, it is a customary tradition to distribute sweets amongst family and friends in order to spread the joy. Therefore, you can get a box of your uncle's favorite sweets as a Diwali gift for him. However, if you want to go for a healthier alternative, then presenting a dry fruit basket to him would be a better idea. During the festive season, markets are flooded with different types of dry fruit baskets which may include same or different types of dry fruits, such as cashews, raisins, apricots, chestnuts, pine nuts, etc. You can either buy one from the market or make your own basket by filling your uncle's favorite dry fruits in it.