Saraswati Avahan is the installation of Saraswati Mata Puja during Navratri Durga Puja. In 2016, Saraswati Avahan date is October 7.
Saraswati Avahan is mainly performed in Moola Nakshatra time. As Navratri is dedicated to Goddess Parvati, Lakshmi and Saraswati – the last three days of the 9-night festival are dedicated to Mata Saraswati, Goddess of knowledge, wisdom and learning in Hindu Dharma.
Saraswati Avahan date, Time in 2016 Navratri
Date – 7 October 2016, Friday
Time – Saraswati Avahan. Best / Auspicious Muhurat for Saraswati Avahan: 3.27 PM to 5.48 PM
8 October 2016 – Moola Nakshatra Saraswati Pujan – Maha Saptami.