For 10 October 2016, Mahanavami Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple for Navaratri is – Mahishasuramardhini Devi. It is the 10th day Alankaram in Vijayawada Dasara Navaratri.
During Dasara Sharan Navaratri of Kanakadurga Temple, each day one of the forms of Goddess Durga is worshipped.
On tenth day this year, Kanakadurga Mata is decorated in the forms of Sri Mahishasura Mardhini Devi and worshipped. This Navami Navratri falls on Ashwayuja Shukla Paksha Navami tithi.
Panchangam, Mahanavami Puja – 10 October 2016
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:25 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:01
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)13:48 Chandrastama (Moonset)25:15
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Navami – 22:53
Nakshatra Uttara Ashadha – 19:40
Yoga Sukarman – 19:12
Karana Kaulava – 22:53
Purnimanta Month Ashwin
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 07:52 – 09:19
Gulika Kalam: 13:40 – 15:07
Yama Gandam: 10:46 – 12:13
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Kanya
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Makara
Amrita Kalam 12:59 – 14:39
Abhijit: 11:50 – 12:36
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 23:44 – 25:21*
Durmuhurthams: 14:56 – 15:42
Mahanavami Alankaram in Previous Years
In 2015, Mahanavami Alankaram was Rajarajeshwari Devi.
In 2014, Goddess Kanakadurga was worshipped as Durga Devi and Mahishasuramardhini as shuffle in tithis.
In 2012 & 2013, Goddess Mahishasura Mardhini was the Navami day Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple. The Alankarams of Navratri puja differs from year to year depending on the Nakshatras and Temple’s Agama Shasthra.
Mahishasura Mardhini is the Goddesses of courage, confidence and mind power. Everyone needs the blessings of the Goddess for success in every aspect of life.