New Delhi, Nov 5: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted the nation on the occasion of Dhanteras.
'Dhanateras ke paavan avasar par sabhee deshavaasiyon ko haardik shubhakaamanaen. Bhagavaan dhanvantari ham sabako jeevan mein sukh, samriddhi evan uttam svaasthy pradaan karen (All the best wishes to all the citizens on the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras. May Lord Dhanvantri provide happiness, prosperity and good health to all ), Mr Modi said in a tweet.
Greetings on the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras. May this special day enhance the spirit of peace and prosperity in our society, the Prime Minister said.
Dhanteras is the first day that marks the festival of Diwali in India and celebrated on the 13th lunar day of Krishna Paksha in the Vikram Samvat Hindu calendar month of Karthik. UNI