Lakheni Panchami

Lakheni Pancham (Labh Panchami, Saubhagya Panchami) is the final day of Diwali festival. In 2017, Labh Pancham date is October 25.

It is observed on Panchami, fifth day during Kartik month. Lakheni Pancham is considered as an auspicious day to perform or start business activities.

On this day, businessmen open their accounts after performing Lakshmi Puja and Sharda Puja. Labh means benefit in many Indian languages and as per the Hindus believe the works or activities started on Lakheni Panchami will go ahead successfully without any obstacles.

On Lakheni Panchami day, people visit their friends and relatives and wish them and offer gifts and sweets to them.

On this day, Goddess Lakshmi is worshipped along with her treasurer Kubera. In some places, Lord Vishnu is also worshipped. Lakheni Pancham is also called as Pandav Panchami and Kada Panchami.

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