Akshaya Tritiya 2014

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Akshaya Tritiya is celebrated on Friday May 2nd in 2014. Akshaya Tritiya falls on the third Tithi (lunar day) of Shukla Paksha of the Vaishakha Month. Akshaya Tritiya which is also known as Akha Teej. The meaning of the word Akshaya is infinite (never ending) and Tritiya means third. On this day Lord Ganesha started to write Mahabharata listing to Veda Vyas. Akshaya Tritiya is dedicated to the Lord Vishnu, Goddess Lakshmi and Kubera. Akshaya Tritiya falling on a Rohini Nakshatra day with Wednesday is considered very auspicious. It is an auspicious day of the birthday of Lord Parasurama who is the sixth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Akshaya Tritiya is celebrated by both Hindus and Jains.

Akshaya Tritiya 2014
Akshaya Tritiya 2014
Akshaya Tritiya Tithi ends at 12.03 AM on May 2nd, 2014.

According to Hindu mythology Treta Yuga began on Akshaya Tritiya day. Akshaya Tritiya is believed to bring good luck and success. Most people purchase Gold because this day brings prosperity and more wealth in coming future. The new ventures and stating a new business will be started this day will be auspicious. Generally friday is most important for Lakshmi Devi pooja and this year Akshaya Tritiya is on Friday so, worshiping Lakshmi Devi on this day brings infinite wealth and happiness. Chanting mantras and doing yaga will bring more success in life.

The significance of Akshaya Tritiya is Parsurama born on this day, Annapurna Devi born on this day and Sacred Ganga came to earth on this day because of bageratha tapassu. Adi Shankara recited the Kanaka Dhara Stotr on this day for the sake of the poor couple when he went for bhiksha.

The Followers of the Jain religion consider Akshaya Tritiiya to be a holy and supremely auspicious day. They worship Lord Adinatha, also known as Rishabhadeva.


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