Dhanteras 2017: What is auspicious to buy?
Dhanteras 2017: Dhanteras is a day that most of the Indians mark on their calendar as the official day for shopping. People do not bother about the deep discounts, but more focussed on auspiciousness of this day.
The day, also known as Chhoti Diwali, is marked as preparing oneself for Diwali and having an auspicious year ahead by buying gold, silver, and utensils.
We need to be cautious during this day as well, as certain things are said to bring good luck but there are also some things that can bring bad luck to you. This year this auspicious day is falling on 17th October 2017.
Gold Jewellery/ Coin with Goddess Laxmi
Dhanteras is the day when people flock to jewellery shop to buy gold. Its considered as an auspicious day to buy the yellow metal.
Silver items/ coins
The silver coins are mostly used for doing "Lakshmi Puja" and for gifting purposes.
Broom is regarded as feminine, a sacred utility and often associated with the ‘Goddess of wealth'. Buying broom signifies that you're sweeping out poverty and misery from your house.
Whether buying online or from a retailer, electronics product has picked up the pace. During Dhanteras heavy discounts are being run in all the stores.
If buying gold and silver jewelry is out of your reach, buying steel utensils is a good option. This is a better better option as you steel vessels can be throughout the year.