3rd day of Navratri 2016 is October 3 in Sharad Navratri. This day marks Sindoor Tritiya, Sowbhagya Tritiya (Saubhagya Teej). In Chaitra Navratri, it was on April 9.
In Nepal, Navratri is celebrated as Dashain. On the third day of Dashain, regular puja to Goddess Durga is observed along with the above said vratas. Most of the devotees are not aware about the second day of Vratas of Navratri.
Today’s Goddess to worship in Navadurga Sampradaya is – Maa Chandraghanta
Today’s Goddess to worship in Navadevi Sampradaya is – Annapurna Mata
Today’s Goddess to worship (Alankaram) in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple is – Sri Gayatri Devi
Today’s Goddess to worship in Dasha Mahavidya sampradaya is – Chinnamasta Mahavidya
Today’s Goddess to worship in Saptamatrika / Ashtamatrika Sampradaya is – Maheshwari (Maheshi, Rudrani, Raudri)
Today’s Navratri colour is – Read this post for Navratri colours list for 2016
Today’s Naivedyam or food recipe to offer to Durga Mata is – read this post for Nine Naivedyams for Durga