According to Hindu mythology, the word ‘Dhanteras’ comes from the name of the divine doctor, ‘Dhanvantri’. This incarnation of Lord Vishnu emerged from the ocean with a pot of divine potion to end the cosmic war between the Gods and the Demons. Dhanteras falls every year on the thirteenth lunar day of Krishna Paksha in the Hindu month of Ashwin. This article can guide you with the gift ideas so read for more.
The festival of ‘Dhanteras’ is celebrated with great enthusiasm in the Hindu month of Kartik ( October-November). This auspicious festival is observed on the 13th day of the dark fortnight. Goddess Lakshmi, the Deity of wealth is worshipped on this day for prosperity and happiness. Devotees decorate their houses with earthen lamps or electric lights to welcome the Goddess. Beautiful ‘Alpona’ or ‘Rangoli’ is drawn on the floor along with the footprints of Maa Lakshmi to mark her presence in the house. The Goddess of wealth is offered fruits and sweets on this sacred day and devotional hymns are chanted to perform her ‘Puja’. People procure golden and silver jewelry or utensils on this day as ‘Shagun’ or a token of good fortune. This is said to be auspicious in the day of Dhanteras people also send Dhanteras gifts to express their regards to their near and dear ones.
Delightful Gift Ideas for Dhanteras
Exchanging gifts is a popular custom of this sacred festival. People visit the places of their dear ones on this joyous occasion. All these gifts come with the good wishes for affluence and well being. GiftstoIndia24x7.com has assembled an impressive collection of ‘Dhanteras Gifts’ for your family and friends residing in India. Make this day special for them by procuring gifts for them from our rich assemblage.
Gold symbolises affluence and good fortune. Buying and gifting gold jewelleries are considered as auspicious on this very day. Shower luck on your kith and kin with an exquisite gold jewellery piece on the pious day of Dhanteras. Shopping from our online store will also help you to avoid the surging crowd at jewellery shops. From earrings to gold chains and rings our collection exults in beautiful fineries.
Silver symbolizes purity and prosperity. People flock jewellery shops on Dhanteras to buy silver jewellery and utensils for themselves and their loved ones. We have assorted a gamut of Dhanteras silver gifts ranging from idols of the deities, shagun coins, and puja accessories like diya, thali, Kalash, etc. These auspicious gifts will surely convey your heartfelt wishes to your loved ones.
Goddess Lakshmi, the Deity of wealth is worshipped on the pious day of Dhanteras. You can opt for Dhanteras Spiritual Gifts like the idol of Goddess Lakshmi, Shagun Coins, Silver Tulsi Plants, Puja Accessories and lots more available on our gifting portal. Let the blessings of the deity shower on your dear ones by presenting them gifts with an essence of spirituality.
Shagun coins are considered as auspicious gifts on Dhanteras. These good luck gifts of gold and silver come with the engraving of Goddess Lakshmi and other worshipped deities. Choose one Shagun Coin from our rich assemblage to present your family and friends in India.
Special Combo Gifts
Dhanteras is the day for celebrating wealth. Observe the day by worshipping Goddess Lakshmi and exchanging thoughtful gifts with your loved ones. This Dhanteras, usher plentiful joy in the life of your loved ones with Dhanteras Special Combo Gifts. These combo gifts come with silver idols, shagun coins, sweets, and lots more. Choose one of these delightful assortments to make this Dhanteras special for them.