Brahmacharini, Goddess Bramhacharini Navdurga

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Brahmacharini is the second Goddess of nine Durgas – Navadurga Goddesses. Brahmacharini is one who performs penance. As per the Hindusim, Veda, Tattva and Tapa are three synonyms for the word Brahma. Bramhacharini mata is worshipped on the second day during Durga Puja in Durga Navratri. In 2017, Brahmacharini Puja date is September 22 in Sharad Navratri. […]

Basanti Puja 2017, Basanti Pooja in Bengal

Basanti Puja or Basant Navratri Durga Pooja is observed during Basant Navratri mainly in Bengal. Basant Navratri is the nine-day festival dedicated to Goddess Durga and in Bengal it is observed for last 3-5 days of Navratri. In 2017, Basanti Puja starts on April 3 and ends on April 5. In some areas, this festival is […]

Devi Damanotsav

Devi Damanotsav is observed during Vasant Navratri in Chaitra Month. In 2017, Devi Damanotsavam date is April 5. It marks the end of Navratri Durga Puja as it is observed on Durga Navami, 9th or final day of Navratri (Shukla Paksha Navami in Chaitra maas). Goddess Durga is worshipped with Damana or Dhavanam leaves (botanical […]

Nav Varsh 2017, Hindi New Year 2017

Nav Varsh is the Hindu New Year in calendars followed in Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Haryana, and Maharashtra. In 2017, Nav Varsh date is March 28. It is observed on Chaitra Shukla Pratipada, the day after Amavasya in Chaitra month. As per the traditional Vikram Samvat calendar, it is […]

Kalasha Sthapana time in Navratri 2017, Best muhurat for Navratri Ghatasthapana 2017

Kalasha Sthapana time in Navratri 2017, March 28, Best muhurat for Navratri Ghatasthapana 2017. Navratri Ghatasthapana Muhurat on March 28, 2017. Chogadiya, Gulikai Kalam, Amrit Kalam, Abhijit Lagnam, etc. Kalasha Sthapana or Ghatasthapana is invoking Goddess Durga for Navratri puja. For this, devotees should follow the best muhurat or auspicious time. In 2017, Chaitra Navratri begins on […]

Vasant Navratri in Vindhyachal Vanavasini Devi Temple Shaktipeeth

Vasant Navratri, also known as Chaitra Navratri, is one of the two biggest celebrations in Vindhyachal Vanavasini Devi Shaktipeeth temple near Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh. In 2017, Vasant Navratri begins on March 28, ends on April 5, Sri Ramnavami. Puja begins from midnight with Kalash Sthapana. Vindhyachal Vanavasini temple is located on the banks of the […]

Chaitra Navratri by Kashmiri Pandits

Chaitra Navratri by Kashmiri Pandits. Vasant Navratri in Kashmir. How Vasant Navratri is celebrated by Kashmir Pandits? Chaitra Navratri or Vasant Navratri is celebrated with utmost pomp and gaiety in Kashmir by Kashmiri Pandits. In 2017, Chaitra Navratri begins on March 28 and ends on April 5. The first day of Navratri is called Navreh and […]

Chaitra Navratri 2017, Chait Navratras 2017 dates

Chaitra Navratri, Chait Navratras, is the nine-day festival observed in Chaitra month. Navratri 2017 dates during Chaitra month in March / April 2017 are – from March 28 to April 5. Chaitra Navratras starts on the first day in Chaitra month and ends on Sri Rama Navami, the ninth day of the month. The first […]

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 […]

Bhavani Jayanti 2017 | Bhavani Ashtami in Chaitra Navratri

Bhavani Jayanti, also known as Bhavani Ashtami, is an auspicious day dedicated to Goddess Bhavani. It is observed on Chaitra Shukla Astami, eighth day in bright half of Chaitra Month. In 2017, Bhavani Jayanti date is April 4. Bhavani Ashtami is also celebrated as Chaitra Navratri Durgashtami, and Ashokashtami in other parts of India. Bhavani […]