Dhanteras 2022 Date and Puja Muhurat: The nation is preparing for Dhanteras, also known as Dhantrayodashi, as it marks the beginning of the festivities. Dhanteras is a Hindu festival of wealth and prosperity. It will be celebrated on October 23, this year.
The 5-day Diwali festival begins with Dhanteras, also known as Dhanatrayodashi. As per belief, the Goddess Lakshmi, on this day, emerged from the ocean of milk, during Samundra Manthan.
It is considered to be the luckiest and the best day to buy expensive items. On this day, people buys items made of brass, silver, and gold. They believe that doing so brings good fortune, success, and protection from the evil eye.
On Dhanteras, Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesha are worshipped together with Lord Kubera.
Dhanteras 2022 Date and Puja Muhurat:
Dhanteras Puja will be celebrated on October 22, 2022, while the muhurat will begin at 7:01 pm on October 22 and end at 8:17 pm, as per Drik Panchang.
As per the Hindu mythology, this day marks the origin of Dhanvantri, the lord of Ayurveda, during Samudra Manthan. All gods and goddesses performed Samudra Manthan to churn the oceans and the sea.
Notably, Dhanteras is also recognized as National Ayurveda Day. Additionally, the people wear fresh attire and worship Dhanvantri to bring wealth into their households.