Labh Panchami Wednesday 25th October 2017
Labh Panchami Pooja Muhurat/Timing:
Labh Panchami Puja Muhurat/Timing:- 6:32 AM to 10:13 AM
Duration:- 3 Hours 41 Mins
Panchami Tithi Starts:- 7:06 AM on 24-October-2017
Panchami Tithi Ends:- 9:37 AM on 25-October-2017
About Labh Panchami:
Labh Panchami is known by different names such as Saubhagya Panchami, Labh Pancham and Saubhagya-Labh Panchami in different regions of Gujarat. The words Saubhagya and Labh refer to good luck and benefit respectively and hence this day is associated with good luck and benefit.
Diwali celebrations in Gujarat come to an end on the day of Labh Panchami and this day is considered very auspicious. It is believed that those who perform Puja on Labh Panchami day will enjoy comfort and good luck in life, business and family.
Shop owners and businessmen in Gujarat start over their business activities on Labh Pancham after Diwali festivities. Hence in Gujarat, Labh Pancham is considered as the first working day of Gujarati New Year. On this day businessmen open new account ledgers, known as Khatu in Gujarati. They write Shubh on left, Labh on right and draw a symbol in the center of the first page.