Nava Graha Shanti Puja during Navratri

Graha Shanti is an important ritual performed during Navratri Durga Puja. As a part of both Chaitra Navratri and Sharad Durga Navratri, Graha shanti puja is observed. Each day of Navratri, puja is offered to Navagraha and on particular day of specific graham is dedicated to that Graha shanti puja.

After performing Kalash Sthapana ritual and Durga Puja, Navagraha shanti is offered. Navagraha yantram is placed on a red cloth and Navagraha beeja mantram and Navagraha shanti puja sankalpam are recited.

Each day dedicated to each Navagraha Shanti puja in Navratri Vrat

  1. Pratipada or Padyami – Mangal Grah / Kuja grah (Mars)
  2. Dwitiya or Vidiya – Rahu graha shanti
  3. Trutiya or Thadiya – Brihaspati or Guru graha shanti (Jupiter)
  4. Chaturthi or Chavithi – Shani graha shanti puja
  5. Panchami – Budh (Mercury) shanti
  6. Sashti – Ketu graha puja
  7. Saptami – Shukra graha shanti (Venus)
  8. Ashtami – Surya graha shanti (Sun)
  9. Navami – Chandra graham shanti (Moon)

It is to note that Chaitra Navratri 2017 begins on March 28. Durga Navratri 2016 dates are: October 1 to October 10.

Leave a Reply

7 Comments

  1. Advay says:

    what are the dates &months for doing navagraha pooja in 2013

  2. Triguni says:

    how to do navagraha puja in telugu pdf

  3. Chaitan says:

    telugu kuja graha shanthi pooja vidanam in mp3

  4. Gaursundar says:

    Ram Navami puja kalash pooja sankalpam in sanskrit

  5. Sahib says:

    benifits of nav grah shanti puja in navratri

  6. Ajitesh Biswas says:

    Graha Shanti puja iss an important components during navaratrri Durga puja. You can cellebrate this festive navaratri Durga puja seasson by sending free online Durga puja greeting cards from the website ; sending the greetingss online is as simple as the click of a mouse