Akshaya Tritiya or Akshaya Trithiya is one of the most auspicious days for Hindus. In 2018, Akshaya Tritiya date is April 18, Wednesday.
It is celebrated on the third day of the bright half of Vaishakha Maas (Vaishakha Shukla Tritiya or Thadiya). This year, Rohini Nakshatra arrives in the noon on Akshaya Tritiya. Krittika Nakshatra prevails till noon on Tuesday.
On April 18, 2018 there is Ayushman Yoga till 5.10 PM. It is an auspicious time for buying gold, silver and starting new ventures, etc..
As per the Hindu traditions and culture, this festival is considered as the most significant day to perform sacred deeds (Punya Karya).
In Sanskrit, the meaning of Akshaya is never diminishing. As the meaning says, on the day of Akshaya Tritiya people never feel the dearth of happiness or bliss.