Akshaya Tritiya 2017 Date

Akshaya Tritiya falls on the third Tithi (Lunar day) of Bright Half (Shukla Paksha) of Hindu month of Vaishakha., when the Sun and Moon are in exaltation; they are simultaneously at their peak of brightness, which happens only once every year.

In 2017, the date of Akshaya Trithiya is April 28th.

As per the Hindu traditions and culture, Akshay Tritiya is considered as the most significant day to perform Punya Karya.

It is also believed that Sage Vyasa began the composition of Mahabharata on the day.

Lord Vishnu and his incarnations are worshipped on the day. People also conduct Lakshmi puja on Akshaya Tritiya.

But nowadays, Akshaya Trithiya is associated with gold purchase and many people wait for the day to make investments in gold.

This year (2017) Akshaya Tritiya is celebrated on Friday, 28-04-2017.

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