The word 'Dhan' means wealth and 'Trayodashi' means 13th day as per Hindu calendar.Oct 25, 2019, 13:11 PM IST
Lord Dhanavantri is prayed to on this day. He is the god of Ayurveda who shared the wisdom and knowledge of Ayurveda science to cure the mankind of all the diseases.Oct 25, 2019, 12:54 PM IST
The Diwali festivities begin with Dhanteras, which means dhan+ teras (wealth and 13th day). This year, Dhanteras falls on October 25.
Oct 23, 2019, 11:54 AM IST