Akshaya Tritiya 2010 is on
Akshaya Tritiya also known as Akha Teej is a Hindu holy day. “Akshaya” is a Sanskrit word which means never diminishing. It falls in the month of Vaishakha. The day is believed to be ruled by god Vishnu.
In the last week, price of gold observed an unprecedented rise in the International which also affected the Indian gold market. On
Still, retailers are hopeful that buying activity would increase tomorrow."We are still hopeful of a rise in demand for gold on the festival tomorrow on religious grounds, even as the prices reach close to record high levels," said Pawan Gupta of P P Jewellers.
Many business ventures also start on Akshaya Tritiya because it is believed that they would become very much successful in future. God Kubera, the treasurer of the gods, is the richest deity and on this day Kubera prays to goddess Lakshmi and consort of Vishnu. On this day, Kubera Lakshmi Puja is performed.