Labh Pancham is a highly auspicious day associated with Diwali celebrations in
Gujarat. In 2012, the date of Labh Pancham is November 18. Shops and businesses are reopened after Diwali holidays on Labh Pancham which is also the last festival during Deepavali period. The day is also known as Lakheni Panchmi and Saubhaagya Panchmi and is observed on the fifth day of Kartik month in Gujarat. Those people who did not perform or missed Sharda Pujan on Diwali perform the puja on this day.