Buying gold is a popular activity of Akshaya Tritiya, as it is the ultimate symbol of wealth and prosperity but it is believed that donating on Akshaya Tritiya never wanes.

In fact, it drives more benefit!

Upon research, Astro Ulagam found that Akshaya Tritiya is a day of donation. By donating, you can attain a long life, wealth and prosperity.

Vasthra Daanam

Giving clothes to the needy ensures long life.

Shayana Daanam

Donating bed to the needy will get you all the happiness you ask for.

Chandana Daanam

Donating sandalwood will avoid accidents.

Buttermilk Daanam

Donation of buttermilk helps one to achieve success in education.

Kumkum Daanam

Donating kumkum gives the best position in life and also a long life for the husband.

Udakumbha Daanam

Donating water in a bronze or silver vessel along with camphor, saffron, tulsi leaves betel nut (paku) and dakshina will give way for marriage, get rid of sins and bless you with children.

Jala Daanam

If you donate water with betel nut to a Brahmin, you will be blessed with immense wealth.

Naarikela Daanam

Donating coconuts will ensure that the last seven generations attain salvation.

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