Dhanteras is the festival which brings joy in one’s life. It is celebrated all over India by offering prayers to Mother Goddess Laxmi . Goddess Laxmi is said to be the bestower of wealth. People generally purchase Gold and other items on this day. After the Dassera, people eagerly wait for the arrival of the festival which brings prosperity in every house.
In the morning, the womenfolk generally decorate their houses and put Rangoli (painting) to welcome the Mother Goddess Laxmi. People rush to the nearby markets , to purchase flowers, fruits and sweets. Evening starts with liting of oil lamps and special prayers are being offered to Goddess along with family members . Prasad is distributed to all. People generally visit temple and devotional songs are being sung. Crackers shop draw the special attention of the children . They purchase the crackers and feel happy to burst the same with friends. It is the first day of arrival of festival of light Diwali. The shops at every street corners is well decorated with flowers. People engage themselves completely by doing shopping for the Deepavali.
It is one of the auspicious day for doing any new business. It is believed that the prosperity rules all over the business and whatever the task is taken on hand gets full benefit and profits. Womenfolk do enjoy doing shopping at various sarees centre which provide discount. It is the festival which brings happiness and prosperity in everyone life.