The festival of Dhanteras is one of the most auspicious festivals of Hindus. It officially marks the beginning of Diwali season. This year, Dhanteras will be celebrated on October 25. On this holy day, people buy gold, silver and household utensils as it is believed that it brings good luck to purchase jewellery on this day. It falls on the thirteenth day of Krishna Paksh of the Kartik month annually. It is followed by 'Chhoti diwali', 'diwali', 'govardhan puja' and 'bhai dhooj.'
Know the meaning of Dhanteras: As the name suggest, 'dhan' means money and 'teras' means the thirteenth day of Krishna Paksh. People across India purchases gold, silver, platinum in form of jewellery to celebrate the festival. If you want to buy gold, you can do it for as low as one rupee.
On Dhanteras 2019, here are some greetings, messages, wishes, pictures, GIFs, and wallpapers that you can share with your friends and loved ones-
“May the occasion of Dhanteras bring along the most precious wealth for you and your family…. Wishing you a very Happy Dhanteras.”
“May the auspicious festival of Dhanteras brighten your life with eternal happiness, wealth and prosperity…. May Goddess Laxmi bless you with great success and many more opportunities. Wishing you and your family a very Happy Dhanteras 2019.”
“May each and every day of the coming year bring along lots of opportunities for a prosperous tomorrow for you…. Wishing you Happy Dhanteras my dearest.”
"On the auspicious day of Dhanteras Puja Hindus follow the tradition of purchasing precious metals gold, platinum or silver, in the form of jewellery coins or utensils, for good luck. Happy Dhanteras."