Akshaya Tritiya is an annual spring festival celebrated by Hindus and Jains. It is also known as 'Akti' or 'Akha Teej'. It is observed on the Shukla Paksha of the month of Vaisakha. 'Akshaya' is a Sanskrit word that means 'never decreasing' representing joy, fortune, hope, and success. 

This year, the holy day is falling on May 10, 2024. There are several traditions all over the nation, among which the tradition of buying gold and other items is considered good luck and a fortunate investment for the future. 

Here are the 7 items you can buy that can bring fortune, good luck, and hope to your life on this propitious day. 

1. Gold 

It is one of the most common items bought on this day. It can be coins, jewelry, or anything that is gold. It is believed that gold bought on this day grows in value and increases with time, bringing fortune and success. 

2. New House 

Buying a new house or property on this holy day is considered 'Shubh'. It is believed that on this day, Lord Kuber, Lord Vishnu, and Goddess Lakshmi bless the new house with good luck and prosperity. 

3. New Vehicle 

One can also buy a new vehicle on this day. Akshaya Tritiya brings blessings from the Lord and is believed to bring safety and smooth journeys. 

4. Silver 

Buying silverware, silver jewelry, coins, or other silver items is considered good luck, as it is seen as an invitation to fortune, success, and wealth. 

5. Books 

Akshaya Tritiya also represents the abundance of knowledge and wisdom. Buying new books on this day is believed to bring blessings from Goddess Saraswati. 

6. Clothes 

People also buy new clothes on this holy day to bring fortune, happiness, and wealth to their homes and lives. 

7. Utensils 

Utensils are one of the most common items bought on Akshaya Tritiya. Buying utensils made of steel, copper, brass, and earthenware is considered to bring prosperity, wealth, and peace to the house. 

As per the Drik Panchang, the puja timings for Akshaya Tritiya start from 5:30 a.m. to 12:18 p.m. Individuals who want to buy gold on this auspicious event can do it until 2:50 a.m. on May 11. 

Buying items on Akshaya Tritiya is a tradition and is believed to bring joy and good luck to the house. When making new investments, it is important to make sure you are buying according to your needs

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