Akshaya tritiya is a famous festival that the Hindus and Jain’s celebrate every year. It is considered as one of the most important festivals in Hindus because it is the birth day of lord parasurama who was considered to be one of the ten avatars of lord Vishnu. The word Akshaya means “Never diminishing”. The festival is a combination of prosperity, wealth and happiness.
Hindus celebrate this day because, Akshaya tritiya is the day where the god of wisdom lord Ganesha started writing the epic called Mahabharata. It is also said that when Pandavas was in forest during exile lord presented them a bowl called Akshaya patra. It is the day when Lord Krishna’s friend Sudama went to meet him and the Lord had showered him with wealth and prosperity. Especially the month Vaishaka is considered to be golden gates because it is the day of starting of new yuga called Treta yuga
Things to do on day of Akshaya tritiya:
- Akshaya tritiya is very auspicious day because people have the faith that the line of destiny changes on the day.
- The preachers of Hinduism buy gold and silver on this day as it is said to be entitle with blessings of goddess of laxmi.
- On this day people start their new partnerships or projects, pray to the goddess, though the celebration varies over the demographic regions of India, the core essence of the festival remains with prayers for wealth and prosperity.
- Not only buying gold,invest in schemes, which leads to productivity like investing in child plans etc.
Whatever it may be in another 40-50 years all of us will be gone, but divinity flourishes. Nothing is impossible not only spirituality ,but material things can flow when the devotion is strong. May god bless you all with health, wealth and prosperity. Happy Akshaya tritiya. It is very important to recognize the importance of day. It is festival of gold.