Importance of Labh Pancham
Labh Pancham – The last festival of Diwali session – day is considered extremely favorable. Labh Pancham also known as ‘Laakheni Panchmi’ and ‘Saubhaagya Panchmi’ in Gujarat. Labh Pancham means Good luck and advantage respectively, this day is celebrate related to business in order to benefit and good luck.
Labh Pancham is Good Day to start business. Jain people celebrate labh pancham by by worshiping their books and praying for more knowledge related to their business. While hindu people or business people worship Goddess Lakshmi and open their accounts. In Gujarat and India It is whispered that Puja performed on Labh Panchami brings benefit, comfort and good luck in the life, business and family of the worshipper.
After Diwali festival all business owner start their business on this labh pancham day. So labh pancham is the first working day of Gujarti people on Gujarati New Year.
Laabhasteshaam jayasteshaam kutasteshaam paraajayaha,
Yeshaam indeevarashyaam hrudayastho janaardanaha.
He is the true beneficiary and the truly victorious, who has installed the consort of Lakshmi, God, in his heart. Diwali then, is a festival of inner enlightenment. It is an occasion to eradicate one’s inner darkness, by renouncing any addictions, bad habits and ‘doshas’ – base instincts, by obeying the God.
Subh Muhurat Time of Labh Pancham 2017
Labh Panchami Puja Muhurat = 06:38 to 10:19
Duration = 3 Hours 41 Mins
Panchami Tithi Begins = 08:51 on 19 October 2017
Panchami Tithi Ends = 10:47 on 20 October 2017