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Here's the story behind why we buy jewellery on Dhanteras, the first day that marks the Diwali festival

Behind every festivities there is an interesting story. Here's the story behind Dhanteras festival.

Dhanteras marks the beginning of the Hindu festival of Diwali in India. On this auspicious occasion people worship Goddess Dhanvantari, the God of Ayurveda who imparted the wisdom of Ayurveda for the betterment of mankind. Behind every festivities there is an interesting story, so let’s know the story behind Dhanteras festival. (Image: News18 Creative)

Dhanteras marks the beginning of the Hindu festival of Diwali in India. On this auspicious occasion people worship Goddess Dhanvantari, the God of Ayurveda who imparted the wisdom of Ayurveda for the betterment of mankind. Behind every festivities there is an interesting story. Here's the story behind Dhanteras festival. (Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

First Published on Nov 12, 2020 03:17 pm
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