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Dhanteras 2020: Here is how you can download themed-WhatsApp stickers
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Dhanteras 2020: Here is how you can download themed-WhatsApp stickers

You can download third party-themed WhatsApp sticker apps from PlayStore.

Narak Chaturdashi 2020: Date, time and significance of Chhoti Diwali also known as Bhoot Chaturdashi in Bengal
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Narak Chaturdashi 2020: Date, time and significance of Chhoti Diwali also known as Bhoot Chaturdashi in Bengal

On Narak Chaturdashi, Bengalis light 14 earthen lamps at the doorways of their houses to guide the spirits of 14 generations of their forefathers and ward off evil spirits

Dhanteras 2020: History and significance of the festival; auspicious time for puja
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Dhanteras 2020: History and significance of the festival; auspicious time for puja

Dhanteras is considered an auspicious occasion to purchase clothes, jewellery, utensils, gadgets. It is also believed that buying gold and silver on Dhanteras bring more wealth and prosperity

Jewellery, apparel sales take massive hit in run-up to Diwali amid economic slowdown: Report
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Jewellery, apparel sales take massive hit in run-up to Diwali amid economic slowdown: Report

The average ticket size observed in jewellery retail dipped by 66 percent to Rs 3,625 for Dhanteras and Diwali, while the same for apparel stores dipped 28 percent to Rs 1,746

Gold shines on Dhanteras; trade records 30 tonnes of sales, registers around 25% drop in demand against last year
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Gold shines on Dhanteras; trade records 30 tonnes of sales, registers around 25% drop in demand against last year

Traders expected only 20 tonnes of gold to be sold in the domestic bullion market on Dhanteras this year, due to weak demand.

Dhanteras 2019: Occasion marks start of Diwali festivities, people consider day auspicious to buy gold, silver and utensils
India

Dhanteras 2019: Occasion marks start of Diwali festivities, people consider day auspicious to buy gold, silver and utensils

It is believed that the word Dhanteras translates to wealth and prosperity. On this day, people purchase gold, silver, and utensils along with new clothes and offer their prayers to Goddess Lakshmi-the Goddess of wealth, and light diyas in their homes to welcome her and seek her blessings.

Here's why Dhanteras is observed as National Ayurveda Day, and a bonus 5 Ayurvedic remedies to the most searched for ailments
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Here's why Dhanteras is observed as National Ayurveda Day, and a bonus 5 Ayurvedic remedies to the most searched for ailments

Since 2016, the ministry of AYUSH has been observing this day as National Ayurveda Day. The theme for this year is Ayurveda for longevity.

Jewellers pin hope on Dhanteras, Diwali for revival in demand but expects 20-40% fall over last year's festive sales
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Jewellers pin hope on Dhanteras, Diwali for revival in demand but expects 20-40% fall over last year's festive sales

Jewellers are pinning hope on Diwali for a revival in demand, though they are expecting that the sales may fall by 20-40 percent over last year's festive business

Govt rolls out 6th tranche of gold bonds; fixes issue price at Rs 3,835 per gram
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Govt rolls out 6th tranche of gold bonds; fixes issue price at Rs 3,835 per gram

To cash in on Dhanteras buying spree, the government on Monday rolled out the sixth tranche of sovereign gold bonds

Snapdeal to launch three e-stores ahead of Karva Chauth, Dhanteras and Diwali
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Snapdeal to launch three e-stores ahead of Karva Chauth, Dhanteras and Diwali

The e-stores are aimed to make shopping for traditional items simple and convenient.

Gold glitters on Dhanteras despite rise in prices on fears of further hike; sales up 15% after a sluggish start
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Gold glitters on Dhanteras despite rise in prices on fears of further hike; sales up 15% after a sluggish start

Dhanteras is considered to be an auspicious day for buying gold, silver and other valuables and is largely celebrated in northern and western parts of India.

Dhanteras gold sales: High prices take sheen off yellow metal in morning trade; more footfalls expected later during day
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Dhanteras gold sales: High prices take sheen off yellow metal in morning trade; more footfalls expected later during day

Dhanteras is considered to be an auspicious day for buying gold, silver and other valuables and is largely celebrated in northern and western parts of India.

Dhanteras: BSE, NSE to extend trade in gold exchange traded funds, Sovereign Gold Bond
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Dhanteras: BSE, NSE to extend trade in gold exchange traded funds, Sovereign Gold Bond

It is considered auspicious to buy valuables like gold on occasions like Dhanteras, Diwali and Akshay Tritiya in India.

Hero MotoCorp sells over 3 lakh two-wheelers on a Dhanteras day
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Hero MotoCorp sells over 3 lakh two-wheelers on a Dhanteras day

Hero MotoCorp has recently surpassed 75 million units of two-wheelers in cumulative sales since its inception

Festive glitter brightens India's gold demand but high prices took some sheen off
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Festive glitter brightens India's gold demand but high prices took some sheen off

Gold demand in India usually strengthens during the final quarter as the country gears up for the wedding season soon after the festivals when buying bullion is considered auspicious

Dhanteras: Jewellers see no sparkle as gold and jewellery sales remain flat despite KYC relaxation
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Dhanteras: Jewellers see no sparkle as gold and jewellery sales remain flat despite KYC relaxation

Gold prices are ruling at Rs 30,710 per 10 gram on Tuesday in the national capital as against Rs 30,590 per 10 grams on Dhanteras in 2016.

MHA issues advisory asking states to be vigilant of terror, communal attack bids during festive season
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MHA issues advisory asking states to be vigilant of terror, communal attack bids during festive season

MHA has asked the state governments to be extra vigilant during the ongoing festive season against attempts by terrorists, subversive elements to disrupt peace

Planning to buy gold this Dhanteras? Check out these 10 rules you should adhere to while buying the yellow metal
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Planning to buy gold this Dhanteras? Check out these 10 rules you should adhere to while buying the yellow metal

The most important rule to keep in mind: Buy only gold that is hallmarked by Bureau of Indian Standards

Gold dazzles on Dhanteras as sales go up by 25%; demand for coins surge
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Gold dazzles on Dhanteras as sales go up by 25%; demand for coins surge

Retail trade is gung-ho about their prospects after seeing a rush in footfall since the morning of Dhanteras. They are expecting sales to continue through to Sunday when office-goers get their holidays for the season and step out with families to buy gold.