DHANTERAS – beginning of the festivities of Diwali

INTRODUCTION – “Festival of Dhanteras” is also known as Dhana Trayodashi or Dhanvantari Trayodashi. The word “Dhanteras” is derived from the two words Dhan (means Wealth) and Teras (means Thirteenth) and it is celebrated on the thirteenth lunar day of Krishna Paksha in the month of Ashwin. Dhanteras is one of the main part of the […]