5th day of Navratri 2018 is March 22 in Chaitra Navratri (Vasant Navratri) & 14 October 2018 in Sharan Navratri. This day marks Skandamata Pujan, Skanda Shashti, Naag Pooja on 14 October. But usually, the fifth day is Lalitha Panchami / Upang Lalita Vrata in Navratri.
In Nepal, Navratri is celebrated as Dashain. On the fifth day of Dashain, regular puja to Goddess Durga is observed along with the above said vratas. Most of the devotees are not aware about the fifth day of Vratas of Navratri.
Today’s Goddess to worship in Navadurga Sampradaya is – Maa Skandamata
Today’s Goddess to worship in Navadevi Sampradaya is – Lalitha Tripura Sundari Devi
Today’s Goddess to worship (Alankaram) in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple is – Sri Saraswati Devi
Today’s Goddess to worship in Dasha Mahavidya sampradaya is – Bhuvaneshwari Mahavidya
Today’s Goddess to worship in Saptamatrika / Ashtamatrika Sampradaya is – Kaumari (Kumari)
Today’s Navratri colour is – Read this post for Navratri colours list for 2018
Today’s Naivedyam or food recipe to offer to Durga Mata is – read this post for Nine Naivedyams for Durga