Akshaya Trutiya 2017
“Akshaya Trutiya” a day very much known worldwide on which the three carts of “Ratha Yatra”. Akshaya Trutiya, also known as Akti or Akha Teej, is annual springtime festival of the Hindus and Jains. It falls on the third Tithi (lunar day) of Bright Half (Shukla Paksha) of Vaisakha month. It is observed regionally by Hindus and Jains in India and Nepal, as signifying the “third day of unending prosperity”. The festival date varies and is set according to the lunisolar Hindu calendar, and falls in April or May of every year in the Gregorian calendar.