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Akshaya Tritiya 2022: The festival of Akshaya Tritiya holds great importance in Hinduism. This day is considered very good for starting new work and buying jewellery. Let us know how this festival is celebrated in different parts of the country.
Akshaya Tritiya is also known as Akha Teej. This is a festival celebrated in many states of India. This year Akshaya Tritiya is falling on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Gold is also bought on this auspicious day. New work this day (Akshaya Tritiya) is also considered auspicious to start. Goddess Lakshmi, Lord Vishnu, Lord Krishna and Lord Ganesha are worshiped on this day. on this day (Akshaya tritiya 2022) God is worshiped by law. This festival is celebrated in different ways in different parts of the country. Let us know how the festival of Akshaya Tritiya is celebrated in different parts of the country.
Akshaya Tritiya is of great importance in Mathura and Vrindavan of Uttar Pradesh. One can see the feet of Thakurji in Shri Banke Bihari Temple in Vrindavan. The darshan of Thakurji’s feet occurs only once in a year on the day of Akshaya Tritiya. People from all over the world visit Vrindavan during this time. In the temples of Vrindavan, devotees decorate the deities with sandalwood paste. Thakurji’s clothes are made from sandalwood paste. On this day people take bath in the Ganges. It is believed that by doing this one gets freedom from sins. Special prasad is offered to the Lord on this day. It includes cucumber, sattu, mango and juice etc.
People in West Bengal consider this day to be one of the most auspicious days of the year. Buying silver, gold and land on this day is considered very auspicious. On this day people organize special worship ceremonies. People in West Bengal worship Goddess Lakshmi on this day.
The festival of Akshaya Tritiya is celebrated with pomp in Odisha. On this day people buy jewelery like gold, silver etc. This day is also seen by connecting with farmers. On this day farmers do plowing and sowing. A large number of people visit Jagannath Puri temple on this day.
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People in Bihar consider this day auspicious to start a new business. Therefore puja is organized at home or office. On this day, pray to God for happiness and prosperity.
In Gujarat, Akshaya Tritiya is considered very auspicious for buying jewellery. It is believed that due to this, financial prosperity remains in life. There is a huge crowd in the market on this day for shopping.
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