by Dharmesh Joshi (Astrologer and Vastu Consultant). www.jyotishonline.com
22 April, 2012
Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Tritiya is called Akshaya Tritiya. Akshaya Tritiiya was the day when lord Ganesha started writing the epic Mahabharata to Ved Vyas's dictation . Any auspicious work can be started on this day. Akshaya Tritiya is also considered favorable for buying Vehicles, Gold and Opening of a new office. Maharishi Guru Parashuram was born on this day. Hence, this day is also celebrated as Parashuram Jayanti. Lord Vishnu is worshipped on this day. You can read 'Vishnu Sahastranaam Stotram' on this day.