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Asweyuja Bahula Thrayodasi or Dhana Tryodasi or Dhanteras falls on the October 30, 2005. Kubera, the Lord of Wealth or Finance as per Indian mythology, is the deity of the day. Lord Brahma gave Kubera immortality and made him god of wealth, guardian of all the treasures of the earth, which he was to give out to whOm they were destined.
For attaining money, one has to pray Lord Kubera. Sincere prayer on this day with utmost faith will make one come out of any financial worries. The statue of Lord Kubera was placed before the Reserve Bank of India shows the importance of Lord Kubera.
Kubera MantraOm Yakshaya, Kuberaya, Vysravanaya, Dhanadanyathipatiye, Dhana Dhanya Samruthideye Dehi Dapaya Swaha
On the day of Dhana Tryodasi, one has to place the Kubera Yantra or Photo in the Pooja room. At the outset, one has to pray the Lord Vigneswara and then start performing pooja to the Lord Kubera and seek his blessings. One has to place Honey, Jaggery and Dry dates before the photo or Yantra and light the lamp with pure ghee.
Kubera AstottaranamavaliOm Kuberayanamah
May Lord Kubera showers blessing on all the human beings.