Dhanteras 2020 on November 13: Lakshmi Puja timings and why buying gold, utensils is auspicious on this day
This year there has been confusion regarding Dhanteras celebrations on whether it is on November 12 and 13Nov 13, 2020, 10:20 AM IST
Dhanteras or Dhantrayodashi is the first day of the five-day-long Diwali festival in India.Nov 12, 2020, 14:36 PM IST
Dhanteras coincides with Trayodashi Tithi (Thirteenth) of the Krishna Paksha of the Hindu lunar month of Kartik.Nov 12, 2020, 10:40 AM IST
Dhanteras or Dhantrayodashi marks the beginning of the festival of lights Diwali.Nov 12, 2020, 08:59 AM IST
Lakshmi Puja on Dhanteras should be performed during Pradosh Kaal. This year the Pradosh Kaal on Dhateras (November 13) starts after sunset and it lasts for approximately 2 hours and 24 minutes.Nov 12, 2020, 00:54 AM 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