Worshiping Lord Dhanvantari on the day of Dhanteras keeps the house always full of wealth and happiness and prosperity. Gold and silver are bought on this day in auspicious time.
The festival of Dhanteras is celebrated every year on the Trayodashi of Krishna Paksha of Kartik month. Lord Dhanvantari, Lord Kuber and Mata Lakshmi are worshiped on this day. According to mythological beliefs, on the day of Krishna Trayodashi, Lord Dhanvantari appeared with a lotus in his hands during the churning of the ocean. Therefore, on the day of Dhanteras, there is a tradition to buy gold and silver ornaments, utensils, vehicles and property etc. Let us tell you that the festival of Dhanteras is celebrated 2 days before Diwali.
On this day people buy gold on a large scale in India. This year the festival of Dhanteras will be celebrated on November 2. Worshiping Lord Dhanvantari on the day of Dhanteras keeps the house always full of wealth and happiness and prosperity. Worshiping Lord Dhanvantari on this day keeps the stock of the house always full. There is a special auspicious time to buy gold and silver on the day of Dhanteras. Buying gold and silver in this Muhurta is considered very auspicious.
Auspicious time to buy gold and silver: on 2nd November on the occasion of dhanteras The auspicious time to buy gold will be from 7:10 pm to 8:44 pm. On the other hand, if you want, you can shop anytime from 11.31 am to 9.02 am on November 3. On the day of Dhanteras, the auspicious time of worship will be from 05:35 to 08:14, Pradosh period and from 06:18 to 08:14 in the evening.
Why buy gold on the day of Dhanteras: According to mythology, King Him’s son was cursed that he would die only on the fourth day of his marriage. When the prince’s wife came to know about this, she asked her husband to stay awake for the night on the fourth day of marriage. After this, the queen kept gold and silver and other valuables at the door of the house. Also light diyas side by side.
She was telling him songs and stories so that the prince would not fall asleep. After some time, Yamraj, taking the form of a snake, came to take the life of the prince. But due to the glare of the ornaments and lamps, he became blind. Because of this he could not even enter the house. That is why there is a tradition of buying gold on the day of Dhanteras.