What is Akshaya Tritiya?

Akshaya Tritiya or Akha Teej is a very auspicious and holy day. This is day when every minute of the day is auspicious and there is no need for mahurats for any form of work. Akshaya Tritiya usually falls on Shukla Paksha Tritiya of Vaishakha month. This day is considered to be free of all malefic effects. Once a year phenomena of sun and moon being equally radiant happens on this holy day, hence it is astrologically the perfect time to start any new and meaningful endeavor.


Akshaya Tritiya 2014

Akshaya Tritiya 2014 is falling on 2 nd of May.

Akshaya means never diminishing, hence all ventures started on this day continue to grow and bring prosperity. On this day, the benefits derived out of Japs, Yagya, Pitra-Tarpan and Dan do not diminish, and are said to remain with an individual forever. This day brings success and good luck in people's life. It is a ritual to purchase gold on this day as a mark of auspiciousness. It is believed that Gold brings prosperity and more wealth in coming future. All valuables purchased on this day bring success or good fortune. It is believed that charity done on this day produces great returns and multiplies many times over.


Ruling Gods:

Lord Vishnu rules Akha Teej, therefore praying to Him brings in peace on the worshipper and his family. It is said that He preserves everything that has been started on this day for a long time.

People also pray to Goddess Lakshmi, as she is the giver of blessing of never ending wealth.


Other Auspicious Associations on Akshaya Tritiya:

Things To Do on Akshaya Tritiya




.