Mahanavami Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple Navaratri 2017

mahishasura mardini durga

For 29 September 2017, Mahanavami Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple for Navaratri is – Mahishasuramardhini Devi. It is the 9th day Alankaram in Vijayawada Dasara Navaratri. During Dasara Sharan Navaratri of Kanakadurga Temple, each day one of the forms of Goddess Durga is worshipped. Mahishasuramardini Devi is the most ferocious of the nine forms of the goddess. Mother Goddess appears as Mahishasuramardini […]

Hayagriva Puja on Mahanavami during Navratri

Hayagriva Swamy

Hayagriva Puja is observed on Mahanavami day in Navratri. The ninth day of Navaratri, Lord Hayagriva (Horse-headed incarnation of Lord Vishnu) is worshipped in many places of India, especially in South India. In 2017, Mahanavami Hayagriva Puja date is September 29. Hayagriva Swamy is the Lord of wisdom and knowledge. During Chaitra Navratri, Mahanavami date […]

9th day of Navratri 2017 – September 29

9th day of Navratri 2017 is September 29 in Durga Sharad Navratri. This day marks Mahanavami. It also marks the fourth day of Durga Puja in Bengal, Assam, and other Eastern parts of India. In Chaitra Navratri (Vasant Navratri), 9th day of Navratri was on April 5. Today’s Goddess to worship in Navadurga Sampradaya is – Maa […]

Ayudha Navami

Ayudha Navami (Astra Navami) is one of the major rituals observed during Sharad Ashwin Navratri. In 2017, Ayudha Navami date is September 29. It falls on Shukla Paksha Navami in Ashwin Month. According to Tamil calendar Ayudha Navami falls in Purattasi Masam, Kanni Masam of Malayalam calendar and Aashin Month in Bengali Panjika. Ayudha Puja is […]

Mahagauri Navdurga, Appearance & Dhyana Mantram

Mahagauri is the eighth form of Navadurga. She is worshipped on the eighth day or Durga Ashtami day during Navaratri. In 2017, Mahagauri Puja date is September 28. During Vasant Navratri Maha Gauri Puja date was April 3. Apperance or iconography of Mahagauri Navdurga: Mahagauri is extremely fair in her body complexion. Hence she is […]

Ayudha Puja 2017 during Navratri Durga Puja

Durga Devi

Ayudha Puja or Astra Pooja is one of the main rituals observed during Durga Navratri. In 2017, Ayudha Puja date is September 30. Ayudha Puja is celebrated on Vijaya Dashami in Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamilnadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. In Kerala Ayudha Puja is performed on Mahanavami day (September 29). In some other […]

Mahagauri | Goddess Maha Gowri Navadurga

Mahagauri

Mahagauri, also spelt as Maha Gowri, is the eighth manifestation or aspect of Navadurga. Maha Gauri is worshipped on Durgashtami or Mahashtami, the eighth day during Durga Navratri. In 2017, Mahagouri pooja date is September 28. Mahagauri Maa is always considered as eight year old girl who is also called as Kanya or Kumari. Legend […]

Mahanavami Upvaas 2017

Mahanavami Upvaas is one of the customary fasting day for those who observe Navratri Vrat. In 2017, Mahanavami Upvaas date is September 29. On Mahanavami Upvaas day in 2017, Astra Puja (Ayudha Puja), Saraswati Poojan, Bhadrakali Avataar,  Mata Siddhidhatri Puja as a part of Navadurga Alankarams & Mahishasura Mardhini Devi Puja in Navadevi Alankarams of Navratri, Bathukamma Festival in Telangana […]

Mahanavami 2017 (Maha Navami Puja during Durga Navratri)

Mahanavami is the culmination day of Navratri. It falls on ninth day of Navratri in Ashwin Month. Mahanavami is celebrated on Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami, the ninth day of Durga Navratri. In 2017, Mahanavami date is September 29 during Sharad Navratri and April 5 in Chaitra Vasant Navratri. Maha Navami is the last day of 9-day […]

Kanya Puja 2017 | Kumari Pooja during Navratri Durga Puja

Kanya Puja, Kumari Pooja or Kanjak Pooja, is the main ritual observed during Navratri Durga Puja. In 2017, Kanya Puja date is September 28. In some regions, Kanya Pooja is performed on Durgashtami (September 28) or on Mahanavami (September 29). During Chaitra Navaratri, Kanya Puja date is April 4 / April 5, 2017. Kanya or Kumari Puja […]