Dhanteras 2021 | Dhan Trayodasi | First day of Five-day Diwali festival

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Dhanteras is the first day of five-day Diwali festival. Dhanteras 2021 date is November 2. Dhanteras (Dhantrayodashi or Dhanvantari Triodasi) is celebrated on thirteenth day of Krishna Paksha in Kartik Month. On Dhanteras festival day, Goddess Dhanlakshmi is worshipped for prosperity and happiness.

Dhanteras Lakshmi Puja is very important for businessmen. On this day, houses and business places are cleaned neatly and decorated. Colourful Rangolis or Alpanas or Muggulu and Lakshmis footprints are drawn to welcome the Goddess to their living spaces and to their business homes. Diyas are kept burning throughout the night as the Goddess brings light into their lives.

Devotees believe that purchasing any new things on Dhanteras brings luck and charm to them. In the evening, Lakshmi Puja is performed in tremendous atmosphere dedicated to the Goddess.

Panchang, Dhanteras, 2 November 2021

आनंद नाम संवत्सर, कार्तिक मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, द्वादशी – त्रयोदशी तिथि, उत्तराफाल्गुनी – हस्ता नक्षत्र, वैधृति योग, तैतिल – गरज करण |

Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:16 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:31 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 04:22 AM, Nov 03
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 03:56 PM

Today’s Panchangam:

Tithi : Dwadashi upto 11:31 AM Trayodashi
Nakshatra : Uttara Phalguni upto 11:44 AM Hasta
Yoga : Vaidhriti upto 06:14 PM Vishkambha
Karana : Taitila upto 11:31 AM Garaja upto 10:20 PM Vanija
Weekday : Mangalawara
Paksha : Krishna Paksha


Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Kartika – Purnimanta Ashwina – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Kartik Mahina 2078 (Kartik Maas)

Malayalam Calendar – Thulam Month 1197 (Tula Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Ashwina Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Aippasi Month (Aippasi Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Kartik Mash 1428

Nepali Calendar – Kartik Maas 2078

Telugu Calendar – Ashwayuja Masam (Ashwayujam)

Marathi Calendar – Ashwin Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Aaso Maas

Shubh Muhurat:

Abhijit : 11:31 AM to 12:16 PM
Amrit Kalam : 04:25 AM, Nov 03 to 05:54 AM, Nov 03

Time to avoid:

Rahu Kalam : 02:42 PM to 04:07 PM
Yamaganda : 09:05 AM to 10:29 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 11:54 AM to 01:18 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:31 AM to 09:16 AM 10:37 PM to 11:28 PM
Varjyam : 07:31 PM to 09:00 PM

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  1. Hema says:

    So when it is recommended to do chopda puja (on dhan teras or diwali day) and what timings and is the procedure to do it?????? please enlighten me.

  2. satish says:

    why there is difference in months in North Indian and south India ? Is it due to solar or lunar theories

  3. bubloo says:

    Why there is difference in Hindu months of North India and South India. When Kartik month begins in North India, still it is Ashwin maas in South India, Gujarat & Maharashtra ?