Dhanteras is the first day of the five-day festivity of Diwali and this year it is falling on November 5, 2018. Also known as Dhanwantari Triodasi or Dhanvantri Jayanti, Dhanteras falls on the thirteenth lunar day of Krishna Paksha in the month of Ashwin. According to legends, on this day, goddess Lakshmi came out of ‘samudra manthan’. Hindus devotees worship Lord Kubera, who is also known as the God of wealth. It is believed that buying gold, silver, vessels and other such things on this auspicious day brings good luck.

Dhanteras 2018: Date, Puja Muhurat, Tithi & Auspicious Timings to Celebrate Dhantrayodashi and to Purchase New Things

Dhanteras 2018: Date, Puja Muhurat, Tithi & Auspicious Timings to Celebrate Dhantrayodashi and to Purchase New Things

On the auspicious day of Dhanatrayodashi, it is customary to perform the Dhanteras Kuber Puja. It is also customary to celebrate the beginning of Diwali festival by sending Happy Dhanteras wishes and messages to friends and family. In this article, we have come up with a compilation of best Happy Dhanteras WhatsApp Messages, GIF Images and SMS quotes to send to your friends and family.

On this day, people worship Goddess Lakshmi as well as the God of Ayurveda, Dhanvantari. Dhanteras is an amalgamation of two words, ‘dhan’ which means wealth and ‘teras’ which refers to the thirteenth day. It is a common belief that buying gold, silver and other metals as well as conducting Dhanteras Puja will help in retaining and increasing the wealth in any family. You can also read the Dhanteras wishes in Hindi here. Here is a collection of best WhatsApp messages, GIF images, SMS quotes to send Happy Dhanteras greetings.

Check out Happy Dhanteras greetings here:


WhatsApp Reads: God’s blessing may come as a surprise and how much you receive Depends on how much your Heart can believe. May U be blessed beyond wat U expect.. Subh Dhanteras.


WhatsApp Reads: On Dhanteras Festival, May Divine blessings of Goddess Lakshmi, Bestow on you bountiful fortune. Happy Dhanteras Wishes.


WhatsApp Reads: May this Dhanteras Celebrations endow you with opulence and prosperity Happiness comes at your steps Wishing many bright future in your life. Shubh Dhanteras.


WhatsApp Reads: May this Dhanteras Light up new dreams, fresh hopes, undiscovered avenues, different perspectives, everything bright. Happy Dhanteras.


WhatsApp Reads: Dhanteras gives 10 things in life

D Dhan

H Health

A Anand

N Nature

T Talent

E Enjoyment

R Romance

A Aitbar

S Saubhagya

H Honesty. Wish you & your family. Happy Dhanteras.


People clean their houses before Diwali celebrations as it is said that Goddess Lakshmi takes shelter in homes. These days, people also buy automobiles, refrigerators and many other items on Dhanteras. Thus, various brands come up with exciting discount offers on this day.

Diwali symbolises the victory of good over evil. On this day, Lord Rama returned to Ayodhya with his wife Sita and younger brother Lakshman after killing demon king Ravana. The five-days long celebration comes to an end with Govardhan Puja and Bhaiya Dooj.