Dhanteras also is known as Dhantrayodashi is an important part of the Diwali festival. This is the first day of Diwali which has important significance. Dhanteras is also known as festival of gold and is celebrated on the 13th day of dark fortnight of Ashwin month according to the Hindu calendar. This day of Diwali has its significance as it invites prosperity and wealth. So, here is the vastu pooja method of performing Dhanteras worship.
Dhanteras Pooja materials:
According to vastu, certain important things are advised to use in pooja while doing worship. A Deepak made from dough, as it is found auspicious to keep it while doing pooja. Try to keep garlands for idols and loose flowers for pooja. According to Vastu always keep small copper tumblers with clean water and spoon. And for bhog always offer fresh sweets.
Dhanteras Pooja procedure according to vastu:
Dhanteras pooja according to vastu it is advised to start the pooja after the sun sets in the evening. Place the Ganesh Ji and Lakshmi Ji idols on a clean bajot, and light the dough Deepak in front of them. The dough lamp is made in such a way that four wicks facing east, west, north, and south respectively. Offer incense stick and prasad to the idols.
The most important thing according to pooja vastu of Dhanteras is the direction of idols. The direction of keeping idols has a significant impact on your fortune and prosperity in the coming financial year. It is advised to sit facing the westside while worshiping God. While doing Dhanteras pooja keep your money in the east direction.
Lighting of Diya
As this festival is all about lighting, placing diyas plays a major role in vastu. It is advised to use Earthen or soil Deepak filled with ghee or oil. Make sure to place it in every empty corner and every room of your home to invite wealth and prosperity. It is suggested to keep a sugarcane piece (Small chunk) in the Deepak as it invites positive vibes.
On Dhanteras Lord Kuber and Goddess Laxmi are worshipped. People pray for prosperity on this day, so properly doing the worship is equally important. The popular belief about this day is that on this day, Goddess Lakshmi emerged from the ocean along with other treasures, so people pray for wealth. And that is why by doing Dhanters pooja by vastu gives positive energy and enhances the flow of wealth.