Kajari Navami is observed in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Uttar Pradesh in Shravan Month. In 2012, Kajari Navami date is July 27. It falls on Shukla Paksha Navami in Sawan Maas as per Hindi calendars followed in above regions.
Kajari Navami marks the beginning of Kajari Purnima celebrations. Pooja room is cleaned and sanctified with cow dung and decorated with rice flour rangoli designs. The clay which brought by the women from the forest or the borders of the village is worshipped on this day.