Dhanteras 2020: Dhantrayodashi or Dhanteras marks the start of the celebration of Diwali. It corresponds with Trayodashi Tithi (Thirteenth) of the Krishna Paksha of the Hindu lunar month of Kartik. On this day, Goddess Lakshmi, Lord Dhanvantari, Lord Kubera (God of abundance), and Yamraj (God of Death) are adored, as per a well established practice.
There is a touch of disarray about the dates of this promising celebration. Individuals are confounded about whether to praise it on November 12 or November 13.
Hindus additionally love Dhanvantari, who is viewed as the God of Ayurveda, for granting the insight of Ayurveda to humanity to assist them with freeing of the enduring of illness. The Indian government has declared that Dhanteras day to be seen as 'Public Ayurveda Day'. It was first seen on October 28, 2016. This year, it will be commended on November 13.
The word dhanteras is gotten from Dhan implies abundance in Hindi and Teras which implies thirteenth. On this day, individuals accept that gold and silver shield you from terrible sign and anything negative. It is additionally considered very propitious to purchase these valuable metals.