As per Hindus, this day is ruled by god Vishnu, the preserver-god in the Hindu Trinity. The word “Akshaya” means the never diminishing in Sanskrit and the day is believed to bring good luck and success. It is believed that if you do charity on this day you will be blessed.
The day is considered auspicious for starting new ventures. The legend is that any venture initiated on the auspicious day of Akshaya Tritiya continues to grow and bring prosperity. Hence, new ventures, like starting a business, construction etc. is initiated on Akshaya Tritiya.
Now let’s perform Akshaya Tritiya Katha.
- Let’s listen to Akshaya Tritiya Katha and information about the event.
- Then We will conclude with the aarti.
Let’s Do Akshaya Tritiya Katha
Let's Perform The Main Puja
We Will Conclude Akshaya Tritiya Katha With The Aarti.
Puja is considered incomplete without the aarti.
Let's now do the Akshaya Tritiya Katha to successfully conclude the puja.
Puja is considered complete after we offer dakshina
Mantras, Regional Information, Food Restrictions For Akshaya Tritiya Katha.
Akshaya Tritiya falls on the third day of the bright half (Shukla Paksha) of Lunar month of Vaishakh (April-May). This is the most auspicious day of the year when the Sun and Moon are in exaltation; they are simultaneously at their peak of brightness, which happens only once every year.
Akshaya Tritiya, also known as “Akha Teej”, is traditionally the birthday of Lord Parsu Rama, the sixth incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
People conduct special Pujas on this day, bathe in holy rivers, make a charity, offer barley in a sacred fire, and worship Lord Ganesha & Devi Lakshmi. They buy new gold and silver ornaments and invest money. Whoever worships lord krishna and applies chandan (sandalwood paste) all over lord krishna goes to Vaikuntha.
Katha for Akshay Tritiya - Akhaa Teej Fast
In the olden days, a Banya named Manodhata lived in Kushavati city. Fortunately, he got the details of Akshai Tritiya fast from a Pandit. He kept his fast as per the given procedure faithfully. As a result, he became a powerful and great king of Kusha Vati.
He had his coffers full of gold coins and jewels and diamonds. He was very kind-hearted to all and gave charities open heartedly to the people – sometime without proper thought. Some curious people wanted to know about the secret of his prosperity.
The king openly told about his fasting on Akshay Tritiya which bestowed good luck on him. Accordingly the city residents started fasting on Akshai Tritiya as per the procedure explained by the King. They all became happy and prosperous day in and day out. Hey Akshay Tritiya Mata, be kind to all your followers and bestow them with happiness and prosperity.