Sindhara Dooj during Navratri 2017 | Second Day of Navratras in North India

Sindhara Dooj is celebrated on second day of Durga Navratri in Ashwin month & Chaitra Navratri. It is also known as Gauri Dwitiya or Sowbhagya Dooj or Sindoor Dooj. Vasant Navratri Sindhara Dooj date was March 29. In Sharad Navratri, Sindhara Dooj 2017 date is September 22. In Chintpuri Temple and Nainadevi Temple in Himachal Pradesh, […]

Ramlila 2017 | Ramleela during Sharad Navratras

Ramlila, also spelt as Ramleela, is a folk drama to display the legend of Ramayana. Ramlila is celebrated during Durga Sharad Navratras. In 2017, Ramleela starts on September 21 and ends on September 30 with Vijayadashami, the culmination day of Navaratri. It is very popular celebration of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and some other parts […]

Durga Navratri in Kashmir: Dedicated to Kheer Bhawani and Vaishno Devi

Durga Navratri is the biggest festival for the Hindu communities living in Kashmir. Kashmiri Pandits celebrate the nine days of festival with utmost devotion and much gusto. In Kashmir, Navratri is dedicated to Goddesses Kheer Bhavani and Vaishno Devi. Durga Navratri 2017 begins on September 21 and ends on September 30. During Navratri, devotees throng […]

Durga Navratri 2011 – Navaratri Durga Pooja in 2011, Navratras 2011

Durga Navratri 2011 starts with Kalash Puja on September 28 and ends with Vijaya Dashami on October 6, 2011. Navratri begins with Kalash sthapana (Ghatsthapana) and concludes with Durga visarjan or Udwasan (immersion). Durga Navratri 2011 dates: Kalasha Sthapana – 28 September 2011 Preeti Dwitiya – 29 September 2011 – Sindhara Dooj Sindoor Tritiya – 30 […]