Dhanteras marks the beginning of the five-day-long Diwali festival. This year it will be celebrated on 17th October 2017. This festival is also known as Dhanvantari Triosadi. Diwali falls in the month of Kartik according to the Hindu calendar which falls between October- November every year.
The word Dhanteras stands for wealth; day, where people pray goddess Laxmi to attract wealth and prosperity. People worship goddess Laxmi and Lord Ganesha together on this auspicious day. There is this custom followed from our ancestors time of buying precious metals in the form of gold coin, silver coin or jewelry, and diamonds.
There is a special mahurat or time when the puja should be done, this year the timing is between 5:45 PM to 8:17 PM. The puja always starts after sunset and should be done during pradosh kaal.
On this day all hindus prefer doing all of their important work related to house or business. Everybody waits for this day for the entire year as this day is said to be lucky for buying house or trading or doing a business deal. People also renovate and paint their house or color the entire home and decorate the entire home with flowers, decorative items, lights, diyas and rangolis.
People who stay away from their family and relatives can now send dhanteras gifts from our online store where we have categorized each section which is best for this occasion. Our pooja and accessories store has a collection of puja thaalis made of silver, marbles, incense holder, diyas and lots more. Browse through our idols section and find out Laxmi and Ganesha\'s idol made of pure chandi as well as of woods and marbles if one wants to send it to their friends for good luck.
Don\'t forget to visit the best-selling category which is gold and silver coin section where one will find coins of different grams along with flowers made of silver metal. Lastly, comes our jewelry section where we have a collection of traditional as well as the latest design of jewelry made of gold.
Now that you know everything about this day go ahead and buy dhanteras gifts for everyone who is special in your life or whom you want to wish all luck and want wealthy life for them. Find dhanteras gifts for diwali at a competitive price and send it to India.