Dhanteras is a Hindu festival that is celebrated on the thirteenth lunar day of Krishna Paksha in the Vikram Samvat Hindu calendar month of Ashwin and is the first day of Diwali. Dhanteras or Dhantrayodashi will be celebrated on October 17, 2017, and marks the beginning of Diwali this year. People indulge in shopping for gold, silver and other metals on this occasion. It is common to send Happy Dhanteras messages and wishes to their friends and family on Facebook, WhatsApp and other social media sites to mark the commemoration of the first day of Diwali. Diwali 2017 Calendar with Dates: When is Deepavali? Why is Diwali Celebrated? What is Festival of Lights? Also Read - Happy Diwali 2019: Best Quotes, Status, Greetings, Gifs to Wish Your Loved Ones This Deepavali
On the day of Dhanteras, the god of Ayurveda, Dhanvantari is also worshipped. According to Hindu mythology, Goddess Lakshmi is believed to have emerged out of the ocean during the churning of Milky Sea. Goddess Lakshmi is worshipped during the Dhanteras Puja and it is believed that performing this puja during the Shubh Muhurat will help the goddess of wealth stay in your house. Dhanteras is a combination of ‘Dhan’ and ‘teras’ which mean wealth and the thirteenth day. You can also read the Dhanteras wishes in Hindi here. The festival is also known as Dhanwantari Triodasi or Dhanvantri Jayanti. Dhanteras 2017: Where and How to Buy & Get Best Deals on Gold and Silver on First Day of Diwali.
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Dhanvantri is known as the God of Ayurved and his mention is seen on the Vedas and Puranas. The day of Dhanteras is also observed as the birth anniversary of Dhanvantri. As we celebrate Dhanteras 2017, we have compiled a collection of best WhatsApp Messages, GIF Images, Wallpapers & Quotes to Send Happy Dhanteras Greetings on the First Day of Diwali. Also Read - Sunil Grover Criticised For Mocking PMC Bank Customers in His 'Happy Dhanteras Tweet', Deletes Post Later
WhatsApp Reads: Laxmi devi ka nur aapke upar barse,har koi apse loan lene ko tarse,Bhagvan aapko de Thele bhar bhar ke paise, ki aap chiller pane ko tarse. Happy Dhanteras.
WhatsApp Reads: Asur parajaye, devta vijay divas, Laxmi vaas, Laxmi kripa, jay ghosh divas, Amrit payo devta aur jeevan payo rajkumar, sukh-samradhi-dhan-vraddhi-dev divas.. Dhanteras ki aapko hardik Shubkamnayen.
WhatsApp Reads: Aaye To Sang Laye Khushiyan Hazar Har Sal Manain Hum Yeh Tuohar, Bhar De Hamara Daaman Jewelry K Sath De Jaye Umren Hazaar Baar Baar.
WhatsApp Reads: Laxmi ka vardaan de aap ko khushia Ganesh kare khushia aprampaar kyoki dhanteras ka ye tyohaar.
WhatsApp Reads: Dhanteras ka shubh din aya sabke liye nayi khushiya laya. Lakshmi Ganesh viraje apke ghar me sada rahe sukho ki chhaya. Happy Dhanteras.
WhatsApp Reads: Deepak ki roshni Mithayio ki mithas Patako ki bochar Dan Daan ki barsat Har pal Har din Aapke liye laye Danteras ka tyohar. Happy Danteras.
We hope that these wishes and messages come in handy on the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras. Apart from sending wishes and conducting the Dhanteras Puja, it is also considered auspicious to invest in gold, silver or any other metal. These practices have believed to bring in good luck. We hope that these texts and pictures make your Dhanteras all the more special. Wishing everyone a Happy Dhanteras 2017.