Navratri April 2013, Navaratri in April 2013 dates, Schedule of Navratras in April 2013, Basant Navratri 2013.
Navratri in April 2013 is Vasant Navratri / Chaitra Navratri / Sri Rama Navaratri. It begins on Chaitra Shukla Pratipada, the first day of Shukla Paksha in Chaitra Month, and ends on Chaitra Shukla Navami (Sri Rama Navami). In 2013, Vasant Navratri starts on April 11 and ends on April 19 with Sri Rama Navami festival.
Ghatasthapana (Kalasha Sthapana) marks the beginning of Vasant Navratri on Gudi Padwa (Ugadi).
Here is the detailed schedule of Vasant Navratri 2013
11 April 2013: Ghatasthapana, Shailaputri Pujan (Navratri Pratipada)
12 April 2013: Sindhara Dooj, Brahmacharini Pujan (Navratri Dwitiya)
13 April 2013: Chandraghanta Pujan, Gauri Teej, Sowbhagya Tritiya, Gangauri Teej Vrat (Navratri Tritiya)
14 April 2013: Kushmanda Pujan, Varad Vinayak Chauth (Chaturthi Navratri)
15 April 2013: Skandamata Pujan, Sri Lakshmi Panchami (Panchami Navratri)
16 April 2013: Katyayani Pujan, Yamuna Chhath, Skanda Sashti (Sashti Navratri)
17 April 2013: Kalratri Pujan, Maha Saptami (Saptami Navratri)
18 April 2013: Durga Ashtami, Mahagauri Pujan, Annapurna Ashtami (Ashtami Navratri)
19 April 2013: Siddhidhatri Pujan, Sri Rama Navami (Navami Navratri)