Significance Of The First day of Diwali Celebration, Dhanteras

Diwali Celebration is a grand event in India and continues for a period of five days. The first day of the festival of lights is called Dhanteras. Dhanteras celebration is considered to be very auspicious and this day holds special significance. The reason that this day is celebrated as the first day of Diwali is many varied and the story of this day’s significance is very interesting. The first day of Deepawali is called Dhanvantari Trayodashi. Dhan means "wealth" and Trayodashi means "13th day”. In popular practice it is an auspicious day for shopping of utensils and gold. Laxmi Ganesh and Kuber

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