Akshaya Tritiya or Akha Teej is recognized as a prosperous day for all Hindus. This festival is celebrated in India in April or May month.
On this day Lord Parshuram who is regarded as Lord Vishnu’s sixth embodiment was born. The meaning of the word “Akshaya” is eternal and Tritya is the third day of the month Vaisakh. This day is perfect for commencing any new business or investing money in expensive land and metals. The day is celebrated by conducting special prayers, offering barley in the sacred fire, donating, taking dip in holy water and worshipping Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesha. People generally buy gold on this day as it is considered as a symbol of prosperity and wealth.