Highlights

  • Akshaya Tritiya will be celebrated on May 3 this year
  • It is also known as Akha Teej
  • Buying gold on this day is considered to be auspicious

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Akshaya Tritiya 2022: Know the date, significance and puja timings

Akshaya Tritiya is an important festival for Hindus. Read on to know the auspicious timings and significance of this day.  

Akshaya Tritiya is a festival that is celebrated with great enthusiasm all over India. It is considered to be the most auspicious day amongst Hindus. This day is observed on the third Tritiya Tithi of Shukla Paksha in Vaisakh month this year. This year, Akshaya Tritiya falls on May 3. People observe this day by purchasing gold or silver. This day is also known as Akha Teej.

Goddess Laxmi is worshipped on this day. It is believed that buying gold and properties on this day brings prosperity and wealth in the future.

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Akshaya Tritiya: Significance

According to Hindu belief, Maa Gauri is considered to be the Goddess of Vaisakh month. Thus, every work done by considering Maa Gauri as a witness is auspicious and is considered 'Akshaya' meaning imperishable or never ending.

Akshaya Tritiya 2022: Auspicious Timings

Puja timings-5:39 AM to 12:18 PM

The auspicious time to buy gold on Akshaya Tritiya lasts from 5:39 AM on May 3 to 05:38 AM on May 4

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Akshaya Tritiya 2022 Chaugharia Muhurat

Morning timings: 8:59 AM to 01:58 PM

Afternoon timings: 03:38 PM to 05:18 PM

Evening timings: 08:18 PM to 09:39 PM

Night timings: 10:58 PM to 02:58 AM

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