All file names that begin with dot (.) are treated as hidden files. To make them accessible, you need to follow the below steps.
Step 1: Login to your cPanel. Under Files section, click on File manager.
Step 2: Click on settings option in the top right side of cpanel.
Step 3: Tick the box for “Show hidden files(dotfiles)” and click save.
That’s it. Now you can access the hidden files under home directory.