Basanti Puja 2017, Basanti Pooja in Bengal

Basanti Puja or Basant Navratri Durga Pooja is observed during Basant Navratri mainly in Bengal. Basant Navratri is the nine-day festival dedicated to Goddess Durga and in Bengal it is observed for last 3-5 days of Navratri. In 2017, Basanti Puja starts on April 3 and ends on April 5.

In some areas, this festival is celebrated for 3-4 days, starting on Chaitra Shukla Saptami and ends on Chaitra Shukla Navami i.e. Ram Navami or Dashami.

During Basanti Puja, some rituals are performed same as that of Durga Puja. Kalash Sthapana, Kumari Puja, Suhasini Pooja, etc are also observed during the festival. But it is not much significant as Durga Puja.

Basanti Puja 2017

Basanti Puja Saptami 2017 – April 3

Basanti Puja Ashtami 2017 – April 4 (Durga Ashtami in Basanti Durga Puja)

Basanti Puja Navami 2017 – April 5

Basanti Puja in Previous Years

Basanti Puja 2016

Basanti Puja Saptami 2016 – April 13

Basanti Puja Ashtami 2016 – April 14 (Durga Ashtami in Basanti Durga Puja)

Basanti Puja Navami 2016 – April 15

Basanti Puja 2015

Basanti Puja Saptami 2015 – March 26

Basanti Puja Ashtami 2015 – March 27 (Durga Ashtami in Basanti Durga Puja)

Basanti Puja Navami 2015 – March 28

Basanti Puja 2014 dates – Basanti Durga Puja 2014 starts on April 6 and ends on April 8.

Basanti Puja Saptami 2014 – April 6

Basanti Puja Ashtami 2014 – April 7 (Durga Ashtami in Basanti Durga Puja)

Basanti Puja Navami 2014 – April 8

Basanti Puja 2013 dates – Basanti Durga Puja 2013 starts on April 17 and ends on April 19.

Basanti Puja Saptami 2013: April 17

Basanti Puja Ashtami 2013: April 18 (Durga Ashtami in Basanti Durga Puja)

Basanti Puja Navami 2013: April 19

Basanti Puja 2012 dates – Basanti Durga Puja 2012 starts on March 30 and ends on April 2.

Basanti Puja Saptami 2012: March 30

Basanti Puja Ashtami 2012: March 31 (Durga Ashtami in Basanti Durga Puja)

Basanti Puja Navami 2012: April 1

Basanti Puja Dasami 2012: April 2

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  1. Tinku Makhal says:

    Basanti Puja [One of the oldest 'Aadi' Basanti Puja is held every year at spring in HOWRAH AMTA at KADUA, amta howrah road], is also present in the Hindu almanac. Another famous portrait of Basanti Puja, can be found in Kadua villager’s, which is more than half and a century old. Since the season of the puja is autumn, it is also known as ("Sharodia").

  2. Chandrahaas says:

    when to do sandhi puja of basanti puja 2013

  3. Sindhu says:

    in which places of kolkata basanti puja 2013 is held

  4. Reshmi says:

    date of basanti puja 2013 as per oriya calendar

  5. Tufan says:

    in 2013 in which date basanti puja bengali festival held

  6. Prem says:

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