Dhanteras Importance, Rituals, Meaning, and Muhurat
Dhanteras is one of the most significant, and divine festivals celebrated in the five days of Diwali. This day comes after Wagh Baras and before Kaali Chaudas. This day is celebrated in the devotion of Goddess Laxmi. The Goddess gives luck and Fortune to its devotees. On this day, people all around India and the world pray to Goddess Laxmi to give them an amazing fortune and good luck in life and also take away all the negativity and sorrow in these five days of festivals. The festival of Dhanteras brings new joy and luck in life.
Dhanteras holds great significance because it will have a nice hourly timing for the puja of Goddess Laxmi. On the Festival of Dhanteras people worship Goddess Laxmi by doing Puja, they put their essential importance brass vessels in the puja as a sign of devotion to the Goddess and chant the prayers to Maa Laxmi to remove all the negativity and give them fortune and happiness in life. The rituals need to be done in a certain perfect timing as per the planet's system, which is known as Muhrat, otherwise, it won’t be much effective. By doing the rituals, you thank the Goddess for everything you have in life and ask for forgiveness and new beginnings in life.
What is the meaning of Dhanteras?
The festival of Dhanteras is also known as Dhantrayodashi. On this day, people wish each other happy Dhanteras, give gifts, and buy new utensils of brass and jewelry of silver and gold. The word Dhanteras is explained as Dhan meaning money or fortune, and Teras meaning thirteen. So it means that getting the money by three times more by Goddess Laxmi. This day people buy jewelry, Brass utensils, idols of Lord Ganesha or Goddess Laxmi, idols of tortoises, which bring fortune to the house. They put all this puja alongside sandalwood candles, rangoli near the puja place, and a religious book that has the story and chant of Goddess Laxmi, Ganesh, and Kuber and prays to them for new upcoming beginnings, and fortune in life.
Muhurat Importance in Dhanteras
This festival of Diwali has importance and so it’s days, where there are new rituals, stories, and importance in this five days festival. Where you worship God and Goddess and gain their blessings. But, all of these need to be done at a particular time, the puja on these days has to be done in a great Muhurat. The Muhurat is the best time in the day where the planet's systems and charts are at their peak, and you can gain blessing and good luck from it. It is important to talk to astrologers to know the perfect timing of doing puja and rituals which will guide you through the proper process of these festivals.
Blessings From Dhanteras
This year in Dhanteras, gain the most blessing, good luck, and fortune by Goddess Laxmi, Lord Ganesha, and Kuber. Buy or gift jewelry, brass utensils of idols of good, which will help in gaining an inordinate amount of fortune. Take the help of an astrologer to know about the perfect process and rituals for doing puja. By doing all of this you can enjoy a happy Dhanteras, with love, joy, laughter, and blessing from gods.