Muhurat, Chandraghanta Devi Pooja

Here is the Muhurat for Chandraghanta Devi Pooja, 3rd day of Navratri Puja on 23 September 2017. Mata Chandraghanta Devi is the 3rd form of Navadurga. It falls on Shukla Paksha Tritiya in Chaitra Month / Ashwin Month.

Appearance of iconography of Goddess Chandraganta is little complex. Chandraganta has a bell-shaped half moon in her forehead. Hence, this Navdurga mata is called Chandraghanta.

Check out the auspicious time for 3rd day Navratri Pooja – 23 September 2017

Ten armed Chandraghanta is in golden complexion. In her five hands, she holds weapons like bow, arrow, Trishul (lance), sword and mace. In other three hands, Chandraghanta holds rosary, lotus and kamandal (pitcher). Remaining two hands shows Varada and Abhaya mudra and blesses her devotees. Chandraghanta rides a lion.

Read more about Chandraghanta Mata

Chandraghanta Puja Vidhi (Maa Chandraghanta Pooja Method) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Chandraghanta Navadurga is worshipped on 3rd day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Read this post for detailed Chandraghanta Devi Pooja Vidhi..

Check out this post for – the lyrics of Chandraghanta Mantra, Chandraghanta Navadurga Mool Mantra, Chandraghanta Dhyana Sloka and other Stotras related to the 3rd Navadurga aspect.

Panchang, 23 September 2017

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:19 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:18
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)08:50 Chandrastama (Moonset)20:39

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 11:23
Nakshatra Swati – 26:16*
Yoga Indra – 07:58
Karana Vanija – 23:56

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Ashwin
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 09:19 – 10:49
Gulika Kalam: 06:19 – 07:49
Yama Gandam: 13:48 – 15:18

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Ashwin Mahina

Malayalam Calendar – Kanni Month

Kannada Calendar – Ashwin Masa

Tamil Calendar – Purattasi Masam

Bengali Calendar – Ashwin Mash

Nepali Calendar – Ashwin Month

Telugu Calendar – Ashwayuja Masam

Marathi Calendar – Ashwin Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Asoj Maas
Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Kanya
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 16:52 – 18:34
Abhijit: 11:55 – 12:43

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 06:37 – 08:19
Durmuhurthams: 07:07 – 07:55

Today’s – Festivals / Vratam / Pooja / Jayanthi – Sindhur Tritiya, Tritiya Navratri.

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