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Dhana Trayodashi (or Dhanteras; Nepali: धनतेरष, Hindi: ध...

wikipedia - 18 Oct 2017
Dhana Trayodashi (or Dhanteras; Nepali: धनतेरष, Hindi: धनतेरस, Marathi: धनत्रयोदशी) is the first day of the Indian Diwali and Nepalese Tihar Festival. The festival is known as "Dhanatrayodashi" or "Dhanvantari Trayodashi". It is celebrated on the thirteenth lunar day of Krishna Paksha (dark fortnight) in the Vikram Samvat Hindu calendar month of Ashwin.
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What is the meaning of Dhanteras?

Times of India - 17 Oct 2017
The word Dhanteras is made of two words - Dhan which means wealth, and Teras which means 13th day. According to Hindu calendar, Dhanteras falls on the 13th lunar day of Krishna Paksha (dark fortnight) in the month of Ashwin. The day of Dhanteras is ...
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Hero MotoCorp sells over 3 lakh units on Dhanteras

Economic Times - 20 Oct 2017
The highest-ever single day retail sales of well over three lakh units on Dhanteras comes on the back of what has been a season of new global records for Hero. We sold a record 7-lakh units in September, the highest ever in monthly sales by any company ...
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Fashion / Cosmetics / Jewellery

Economic Times - 17 Oct 2017
Gold and jewellery sales may remain flat this Dhanteras amid sluggish demand from consumers despite relaxation in KYC norms for purchase, even as people fancied automobiles and electronic items, according to industry players. However, organised ...
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MCX launches commodity options trading with gold on Dhanteras

Economic Times - 17 Oct 2017
NEW DELHI: Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday launched an option's contract in gold on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) on the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras. Options are an instrument that give the buyer a right to buy or sell an underlined ...
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Hero MotoCorp Sells Over 3 Lakh Two-Wheelers On Dhanteras

NDTVAuto.com - 20 Oct 2017
Hero MotoCorp, the country's largest two-wheeler manufacturer, sold a mammoth three lakh motorcycles and scooters in a single day, the highest-ever by any company across the globe. The blockbuster sales for Hero came on Dhanteras, two days before ...
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Watch: MCX launches gold options contract on Dhanteras

Economic Times - 17 Oct 2017
Commodity bourse MCX unveiled the country's first commodity options trading with gold on the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras. Listen-in to this exclusive conversation with MCX MD and CEO Mrugank Paranjape. For the latest videos, follow us on ...
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Diwali mood check: GST shadow on Dhanteras?

Economic Times - 17 Oct 2017
Just two days to go for Diwali and the onset of Dhanteras, the mood check for Diwali is quite sombre. As per market observers, this is probably the most disappointing Dhanteras of last 10 years. Industry bodies say the slowdown is due to lack of ...
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Dhanteras Sales Take A 40% Hit, Say Traders

NDTV Profit - 17 Oct 2017
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said yesterday that businesses across India have taken a 40 per cent hit since the implementation of the goods and services tax. The festival of Dhanteras today has failed to cause an uptick in sales in ...
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Dhanteras 2017: Top Telly celebs' special wishes on Dhanteras

Free Press Journal - 17 Oct 2017
Dhanteras' is a famous festival of Hindus. It is celebrated by the Hindus all over India and across the world. Dhanteras is celebrated on the 13th day of Krishna Paksha in the month of Karthik according to Hindu Calendar. On this day, we pray for good ...
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Dubai gold rates soar ahead of Diwali, Dhanteras

gulfnews.com - 16 Oct 2017
Dubai: Gold jewellery prices in Dubai soared to their highest levels this month, shortly before the Dhanteras and Diwali festivities could kick off. The price of 24K climbed to Dh157.75 per gram as of 11.20am, up by Dh2.25 from a week ago and Dh2.75 ...
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MCX to launch options trading in gold on Dhanteras; stock down

Economic Times - 10 Oct 2017
NEW DELHI: MCX on Tuesday said it would launch trading in gold options on the day of auspicious Dhanteras, October 17. The commodity exchange has been engaged with the members for a few months now to prepare for the launch of options. ET Now ...
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From Dhanteras to Chhath Pooja, a weeklong festive indulgence

WION - 18 Oct 2017
The next day after Dhanteras, Kali Pooja is celebrated it is also known as Shyama Puja or Mahanisha Puja. This festival typically coincides with Choti Diwali. It is very popular across the states of West Bengal, Tripura and Assam. From Dhanteras to ...
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Happy Dhanteras! But is it really a good day to buy gold?

Economic Times - 17 Oct 2017
Dhanteras is a festival related to weather and gold and silver is purchased on this day. The recent correction in gold price and easing compliance norms may increase buying interest this year. Jewellers were included in the Prevention of Money ...
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Paytm eyes 5-fold growth in gold sales in Dhanteras, Diwali

Hindu Business Line - 12 Oct 2017
Mobile wallet company Paytm expects a five-fold growth in gold sales through its platform during Dhanteras and Diwali this year. Paytm, which had partnered with gold refiner MMTC–PAMP to allow consumers to buy gold through its platform, also plans to ...

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