This year Akshaya Tritiya (Aakha Teej) will be celebrated on 7th May, 2019. Akshaya Tritiya is a very popular festival that the Hindus and Jains celebrate every year. It is considered as one of the most important days for Hindu community as it is the day of the birth of the Lord Parasurama. The Hindu community considers this day as a lucky day and believes that any venture such as a business or the construction of a building started on that day will follow betterment and prosperity.
Akshaya Tritiya is considered as the most golden day of the year because the word Akshaya means the most “Eternal” that which never diminishes. Any initiative made on that day or anything bought on that day is considered to be good fortune.
It is believed to be a favorable day to start a new venture, buy something significant, and most importantly, the best day or muhurta to get married. All over the country, this day is considered auspicious for buying gold jewellery too.
It is a very auspicious day to perform Maha Sudarshana Homam, Lakshmi Narasimha Homam, Lakshmi Kubera Homam, Dhanvantari Homam, Satyanarayan Puja, Griha Pravesh Puja, or any Pooja / Homam related to Goddess Lakshmi or Lord Vishnu on this particular day.