Bhubaneswar: Jewellery shops across the city witnessed rush as people celebrated Dhanteras on Tuesday.
Dhanteras falls on the 13th day of the lunar phase or krishna paksha in the Hindu month of Kartik. It is believed that buying gold and silver on this auspicious day brings prosperity.
Several stores have come up with various offers to attract customers on the occasion. While some offered gifts on purchase others were seen offering 100 percent discount on making charges.