Market participants have shifted their focus to the Fed policy meeting and their hawkish stance; although updates regarding the geopolitical tension and fear of rising Covid cases in China will remain important to keep an eye on.
The Covid crisis and the ensuing lockdowns across many states would hamper the physical demand for gold.
Puri: The process of construction of the wooden chariots of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra will begin today with ‘Ratha Anukula’ in Puri on the occasion of “Akshaya Tritiya”. As per the tradition, the 12-ft sacred logs ‘Dhaura Katha’ will be brought to the ‘Ratha Khala’ near the Jagannath temple. The process will commence […]
New Delhi/ Mumbai/ Kolkata/ Bengaluru/ Chennai: Spiralling yellow metal price has marred the Akshaya Tritiya spirit across most cities with sales showing a downturn on Wednesday. Also geo-political tensions have weakened the rupee against dollar, which also impacted gold prices in turn. “This year business is slow, as the price of gold is at the highest […]
Bhubaneswar: Not only Odisha, Akshaya Tritiya, the agrarian festival of Odisha, was also celebrated far away from the country in the America. The Odisha Culture Centre (OCC) organized the event, where Houston-based Consul General from India Anupam Roy attended as chief guest and laid the foundation stone for a proposed Jagannath temple. The temple would […]
Bhubaneswar/Puri: Agrarian festival ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ was celebrated across Odisha today when farming community worshipped the Mother Earth for a good harvest and performed ‘Muthi Anukula’. The farmers wore new clothes and sowed paddy seeds after ploughing, called as ‘Muthi Anukula’, on the occasion of the ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ and started agricultural work. Like the previous years, Chief […]
New Delhi: It may be considered auspicious to buy gold on the day of Akshay Tritiya that is celebrated on Friday, it is definitely not the corporate trend anymore, says experts. They feel that the consumers are buying gold not for the investment goods but for attaining the prosperity along with virtuous vibes. Manju Koothari, […]
Bhubaneswar: Even as large parts of the state are in the grip of drought, farmers in Odisha sowed the first seeds of the year on the auspicious occasion of Akshaya Trutiya today with the hope of a bumper harvest while political parties engaged in mudslinging over agrarian issues. The ruling party, which observed the Akhi […]
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday launched a ‘Direct Benefit Transfer’ scheme at the state level Krushak Divas programme