One of the most auspicious days according to Vedic astrology, Akshaya Tritiya can bring you lots of good luck, prosperity and wealth. You should indulge in kind deeds and use this positive energy for the good. Though this auspicious day is mostly associated with buying gold, there are other things to do on Akshaya Tritiya that are considered equally auspicious.

Buy Gold

It is believed that whatever you purchase on the auspicious day of Akshaya Tritiya will grow and prosper. Thus, a custom of buying gold is being followed since decades, considering gold as safe investment.

Donate Stuff

This is the day which multiplies the positive impact of your kind deeds. You should either donate food, clothes, books or money to people in need. You can also fund a child’s education (if you are capable enough). Not just humans, try feeding street animals with love and compassion.

Making offerings to the needy on this day can reduce the hardships in your life and bring you good health, happiness and fortune. Check out the 10 things to donate on Akshaya Tritiya along with their significance.

Perform Puja

Worship Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. You may also consider doing a Lakshmi Kuber Puja for increase in wealth.

Chant the following mantra to seek blessings from Parashurama, the sixth incarnation of Lord Vishnu-

keśavadhṛta-bhṛgupati-rūpajayajagadiśa hare

Doing so will help you gain mental and emotional strength, giving you the will power to face all challenges in life courageously.

Perform Shradh

You should perform Shradh ritual for your ancestors or other deceased family members on the day of Akshaya Tritiya. This will help their soul attain salvation. This way you can bring peace to the soul of your beloved and seek blessings of your deceased ancestors.

Initiate New Beginnings

Akshaya Tritiya is a blessed day to initiate new beginnings, be it a new job, business or a new relationship. You must have seen a lot of people getting married on the day of Akshaya Tritiya – beginning a new life together.

|| May you have a Blessed Akshaya Tritiya ||