13 Best Things That You Should Buy on Dhanteras (2023)
best things you should buy on dhanteras

13 Best Things That You Should Buy on Dhanteras (2024)

The festive season is the best time for a guilt-free splurge. Here’s a list of auspicious products you can purchase for Dhanteras 2022.

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It is strongly believed that doing and purchasing a few auspicious items on Dhanteras opens the gates to good luck and prosperity. Dhanteras, the thirteenth day in the month of Kartika, marks the beginning of the five-day festival of lights- Diwali.

In addition to buying ‘lucky things’, Dhanteras is also considered auspicious for new beginnings like a business, project, construction or renovation. 

Following is a list of things to buy on Dhanteras and the beliefs that fuel the shopping sprees.

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13 Best Items That You Should Buy on Dhanteras

Kitchen appliances, home appliances, cookware, accounts books, brooms are symbolic products to buy on Dhanteras. In addition to traditional beliefs, the discounted rates at which these auspicious items are offered is another reason to make these purchases.

Kitchen Appliances

Here we have shared our tried and tested recommendations of must-have kitchen appliances. 

1. Bosch Dishwasher

bosch dishwasher

The Bosch 13 Place Settings Dishwasher has become an irreplaceable part of our test kitchen. Not only does it reduce the manual effort and time needed, but all (dishwasher-safe) vessels come out sparkly clean!

Product Features:

  • This is a stand-alone model. 
  • There are six preset wash programs to choose from. 
  • Equipped with two racks, this kitchen appliance is ideal for a medium-sized family.
  • It has a childproof lock.
  • This makes little to no noise when functioning.
  • It is suitable for small-medium families with 4-6 members.

Why it is recommended? 

  • We love how it only uses 17-20% water as compared to manually doing the dishes. 
  • The Aqua Stop feature is able to sense leakage and automatically shuts off the appliance.
  • It is perfect for washing large Indian vessels like pressure cookers, kadhai, saucepans, etc.

2. AmazonBasics Induction Cooktop

amazonbasics induction

Our Amazon Induction cooktop review is a result of various test preparations including everything from instant noodles to lavish curries. We recommend it for bachelors, nuclear families, smaller kitchens, etc. 

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Product Features: 

  • This is a lightweight and economical kitchen appliance.
  • The surface is made of Micro Crystal Glass.
  • The chord is long enough to plug the induction on a kitchen top/dining table. Thumbs up!
  • There are eight power settings and six cooking functions.
  • The heat indicator and fan are some commendable features. 
  • It draws a power of 1600 watts. 

Why it is recommended? 

  • Despite using different settings and varying temperatures, it gives consistent results.
  • The best part is that it does not darken the utensil from the bottom.
  • The cleaning process is easy.

3. Bajaj Two-Slice Pop-Up Toaster

bajaj toaster

This two-slice toaster by Bajaj gave us consistent, uniformly toasted slices of bread each time. We recommend this product for its compact size, easy functioning, and cleaning. 

Product Features:

  • This toaster draws a power of 750 watts.
  • The white surface is fit to suit most traditional and modern kitchen spaces.
  • It comes with a lid that makes storage easy.
  • It is equipped with a long chord. 

Why it is recommended?

  • The buttons are exceptionally smooth. 
  • We love how consistent the results stayed after multiple uses. 
  • The cancel function works smoothly and delivers excellent results.
  • The slidable crumb tray makes the cleaning process hassle-free and convenient.

4. Faber FPO 621 SS Inbuilt Oven

faber fpo 621 ss inbuilt oven review

If you are looking for an excellent in-built oven, then Faber FPO621 SS In-built Oven should be on your purchase list. With an aesthetic design, it offers 10 different functions that delivers smooth functioning. We tested the product for several weeks and here is the detailed review.

Product Features: 

  • It supports 10 different functions. 
  • This oven has a stainless steel finish.
  • The capacity it offers is 83 liters.
  • It comes with a warranty of one year.
  • It delivers excellent baking and grilling results.

Why it is recommended? 

  • Maintaining this in-built is less daunting.
  • Be it baking cookies, grilling chicken or baking potato wedges, the results turned our perfect.
  • It has a stunning design.

5. Havells Vetro Digi 1.7 Litre Electric Kettle

havells electric kettle

Get warm water instantly using Havells Vetro Digi Electric Kettle. It supports unique color changing feature and features manual temperature control. Design wise it looks stunning and feature wise it works smoothly.

Product Features: 

  • It supports 1.7 liter capacity.
  • The base is detachable.
  • It draws a power of 2000 watts.
  • Features wide mouth and stay warm function.

Why it is recommended?

  • It does not have a bulky design.
  • The main body made of glass looks aesthetically pleasing.
  • This kettle is detachable that adds a lot of convenience while using.

6. Butterfly Jet Elite 750W Mixer Grinder

butterfly mixer grinder

A newly furnished kitchen? Looking to change your existing mixer grinder? A trusted mixer grinder is a requirement in every kitchen. If a mixer grinder is what you are looking for, we highly recommend buying Buying Jet Elite Mixer Grinder.

Product Features: 

  • This mixer grinder comes with four jars.
  • It draws a power of 750 watts.
  • This mixer grinder comes with anti-slip rubber pads.
  • It supports three speed settings.

Why it is recommended?

  • The mixer grinder is easy to assemble and dissemble.
  • We loved how the jars are equipped with safeguards.
  • It effectively helps separate the fiber strands/seeds.

7. Havells Duro 300 Watt Hand Blender

havells hand blender

What better than to get a new hand blender to your kitchen this Dhanteras? A hand blender is a basic requirement while working in the kitchen. This hand blender from Havell’s is extremely user-friendly, compact and delivers quick results.

Product Features:

  • It draws a power of 300 watts.
  • The blades and wand are made of stainless steel.
  • It has a plastic body.
  • It is a lightweight hand blender.
  • The cord length is decent.

Why it is recommended?

  • It is comfortable to hold.
  • It purees tomatoes in the shortest time.
  • This hand blender has a powerful motor.
  • The instruction manual is easy to understand.

To know more about this hand blender, check out our detailed review here.

8. Coffeeza Finero Next Coffee Machine

coffeeza coffee machine

For all you coffee lovers out there, we got this super efficient coffee maker that is a must buy this Dhanteras. The sleek design, user-friendly functionality and hassle free cleaning process made it a hit during our review process. The best part is that setting up this coffee machine was quick. Get in-depth details on the design, price, packaging and usability of Coffeeza Coffee Machine here.

Product Features:

  • This coffee machine comes with a warranty of one year that covers parts, labour, and two-way shipping from the service centre.
  • The instruction manual is detailed.
  • It is compatible with Coffeeza capsules and Nespresso pods.

Why it is recommended?

  • The pricing is economical.
  • It is an ideal buy for beginners.
  • Setting up the coffee machine was effortless.
  • Has a compact and space-saving design.

Pots & Pans

9. Prestige Svachh Clip On Cooker

prestige svachh clip on stainless steel cooker appearance

This modern-looking pressure cooker has a clip-on lid. We tested this 5 L pressure cooker for over six weeks and were absolutely in awe of it. Here’s why we recommend this- 

Product Features: 

  • The capacities range from 2 L – 5 L.
  • It is a lightweight cookware.
  • It is compatible with gas as well as induction cooktops.
  • The clip-on lid is equipped with a safety mechanism, making it beginner-friendly.

Why it is recommended? 

  • The whistle is much quieter as compared to traditional counterparts.
  • Cleaning and maintenance is fairly easy. 

10. Solimo Saucepan

Solimo Saucepan

Easy cleaning, easy maintenance, here’s our experience with the Solimo stainless steel saucepan. For more details, check out this review that discusses an eight-week experience.  

Product Features:

  • This is induction and dishwasher-safe. 
  • The lid and saucepan are both made of stainless steel.
  • It has a 1 L capacity.
  • It is triply which ensures even heat distribution.
  • Though extra pressure was needed, all stains/marks came off reasonably easily.

Why it is recommended? 

  • The overall cleaning process is easy.
  • The handle does not heat up during the cooking process.
  • It is an ideal buy for small-sized families.

11. Indus Valley Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron Tawa

indus valley cast iron tawa

A cast iron cookware adds a lot of convenience while cooking provided you invest in the right one. We reviewed Indus Valley’s cast iron tawa and tested the product over several weeks. After preparing a series of dosas, parathas and chillas, we highly recommend grabbing one for your kitchen.

Product Features: 

  • It has a loop-style handle. 
  • This 11 inch tawa has an inner diameter of 25 cm and outer diameter of 27 cm. 
  • This is a pre-seasoned tawa.

Why it is recommended? 

  • The food does not stick to the tawa.
  • It is a multipurpose tawa perfect for preparing dosas, chillas, parathas and rotis. 
  • The handle is sturdy and durable. 
  • Cleaning is an easy task.

12. AmazonBasics Cast Iron Wok Pan

amazonbasics cast iron wok pan

If you are planning to get a good-quality cast iron wok, AmazonBasics cast iron wok pan must be your next pick. And if you prepare Chinese dishes regularly, a wok pan becomes a must have. After reviewing the wok pan for several weeks in our test kitchen, we give the product a green signal for the features it offers.

Product Features:

  • This wok pan has a size of 14 inches.
  • It has a glossy appearance and features dual handles.
  • The flat base is double layered resulting in even heat distribution.
  • It is stove top and induction compatible.
  • This wok pan is not dishwasher safe.

Why it is recommended?

  • It is convenient to handle. 
  • Since, it is pre-seasoned, cooking and cleaning is hassle free. 
  • You can use either wooden or metal spatula. 
  • The concave design make it ideal for deep-frying too.

More details on AmazonBasics Cast Iron Wok pan here.

13. Vinod Dosa Tawa

vinod dosa tawa

Having a hard time preparing crisp dosas? If yes, we got a solution for you. With Vinod’s Marbilo dosa tawa, get crispy dosas with minimal effort. Everything from the design to the handling to the cleaning is effortless. A must have in your kitchen if you love making homemade dosas.

Product Features: 

  • It features a diameter of 250 mm.
  • This tawa is gas-stove and induction friendly.
  • It is free from PFOA.
  • The marble finish coating is highly durable.

Why it is recommended?

  • The tawa has a smooth finish.
  • We appreciate the remarkable spreadability
  • Th pricing is economical.
  • It is comfortable to handle.

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Other Lucky Items To Buy On Dhanteras

  1. Broomsticks- Buying broomsticks on Dhanteras is considered lucky. It signifies the removal of all financial worries.
  2. Gold/Silver/Metals- Gold and silver are some of the most purchased items during this time of year. It is believed that investing in these precious metals brings more prosperity. We recommend investing in gold bars.
  3. Gomti Chakra- Used in Hindu Pujas, gomti chakras are known for their ability to bring success and protect from the evil eye.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some interesting FAQs on Things To Purchase On Dhanteras.

Items that have been recommended to be purchased culturally like utensils, metals, broomsticks must definitely be purchased on Dhanteras.

Items made of aluminum, sharp objects like knives, scissors must not be purchased on Dhanteras. It is also believed that an empty vessel should not be brought inside the house on this day. If you must, add some water or milk in it before entering.

A week before the festivities commence is a good time to start planning and shopping.

Keep two things in mind before making any purchase – requirement and budget. If there are budget constraints, you can always shop for smaller quantities/sizes. Similarly, if you do not need the item, you can purchase a single unit.

Final Words

Dhanteras shopping is meant to be fun and uplift the festive spirit. Take it easy and remember- you always have the option to shop online if you’re pressed for time. 

We hope our list of auspicious items to buy during Dhanteras helps you. 

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