Moola Nakshatra Puja in Navaratri 2016, when is Moola Nakshatra Puja in Navaratri 2016?
Saraswati Puja on Moola Nakshatra in Navratri is highly meritorious. It falls on seventh day in Shukla Paksha of Ashwin month or Ashwayuja masam. In 2016, Moola Nakshatra Durga Puja date is October 8, Saturday.
Moola Nakshatra Saraswati Puja is observed with utmost devotion in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple, Sringeri Sharada Temple, Kollur Mookambika Temple, Basar Saraswati Temple, and many other temples where Durga Navratri celebrated.
Vidyarambam or Aksharabhyasam (initiation of studies to children) is a grand event in Basar Saraswati temple which attracts nearly 1 lakh devotees on this day.