As per classics there are three and half sacred Muhurat’s or golden days in an exceedingly year as per Indian Calendar. These are full day of Samvatsar arrambh (Gudi Padwa), Akshaya Tritiya, Dushera and half on a daily basis of Balipratipada. In all these Akshaya Tritiya additionally called Akha Teej that falls on third Tithi (Tritiya) of the Shukla Paksha of the Hindu calendar month (lunar month). Akshaya Tritiya being one among them is taken into account extremely auspicious. Generally people get and purchase Gold and valuables things on today. However the day is marked with more necessary and auspicious.
The word “Akshaya” suggests that imperishable or eternal that never diminishes. Initiations created or valuables bought on today thought of to bring success or providence. As per astrologically, it’s believed that the Sun and also the Moon are most bright and best placed on the Akshaya Tritiya day. The importance of today lies within the incontrovertible fact that no special Muhurat is required or auspicious time is required to perform any auspicious effort. In divine text Madanratna, explaining the importance of the day.
Hence the day got its importance. Since ages it’s believed that things, deeds and rituals performed or done on today is permanent. Therefore the day is taken into account auspicious to begin new ventures, purchases, business, investments etc.
Deeds like penance (Tapa), recitations (Japa), ritual bathing (Snaana), donations (Dana), and burnt oblations to fireplace (Hooma), sacrifices (Havan) are performed throughout at the moment. In charity salt, rice, ghee, vegetables, sugar, tamarind, clothes, fruits are given.