history of dhanteras

Lucknow: Dhanteras also known as Dhanatrayodashi and Dhanvantari Trayodashi marks the first day of the five-day celebration Diwali. It is celebrated on the thirteenth lunar day of Krishna Paksha (dark fortnight) in the Vikram Samvat Hindu calendar month of Karthik. ALSO READ: Happy Dhanteras 2018: History, Significance and Importance of this day Here, we have compiled some …

Lucknow: Dhanteras or Dhanatrayodashi or Dhanvantari Trayodashi is the first day that marks the five-day celebrations of Diwali. Dhanteras marks the festival of Diwali in India and the festival of Tihar in Nepal. On the day of Dhanteras, Dhanvantari, the god of Ayurveda who imparted the wisdom of Ayurveda for the betterment of mankind and …