Ekaratrotsava 2020 | 1 Day Navratri Poojan | Ekaratri Vrata

Ekaratrotsava is a one-day vrata observed during Navratri Poojan. In 2020, Ekaratrotsava in Navratri date is October 24 and October 25. Usually, it begins on Durga Ashtami and ends with Saraswati Balidan or visarjan on Mahanavami day. Durga Ashtami and Mahanavami are the days of this Navratri Puja method. The same rituals of Navratri are […]

Mysore Dasara 2020 | 410th Year Dasara celebrations in Mysuru

mysore dasara

Mysore Dasara, the state festival (Nadahabba) of Karnataka, is celebrated for 10 days. In 2020, Mysore Dasara starts on October 17 and ends on October 25. Dasara or Vijayadashami, the last day of Navaratri is a jubilant festival to mark the conclusion of Mysore Dasara festival. In 2020, it marks the 410th year of celebrations. […]

Pithapuram Puruhutika Devi Temple Dasara Navaratri Utsavams 2020

Pithapuram Puruhutika Devi Temple Navaratri Utsavams are dedicated to the presiding deity of the temple – Sri Puruhutika Devi (Goddess Rajarajeshwari Devi). In 2020, Pithapuram Temple Navaratri utsavams have begun on October 17 and will end on October 25 with Vijayadashami Mahotsavam. Pithapuram Puruhutika Devi Temple is one of the Ashtadasha Shakti Peethas (18 Prominent […]

Sharan Navaratri at Alampur Jogulamba Temple

Dasara Sharan Navaratri at Alampur Jogulamba Temple is a biggest festival at Shakti Peetham in Telangana. In 2020, Alampur Temple Dasara Navaratri begins on October 17 and ends on October 25. Dasara Sharan Navaratri utsavams will begin on 17th October with Ankurarpana, Ganapathi Pooja at 8.30 AM. Kumkumarchana, Navavarana Pooja, Archanas, Chandi Homam, Sahasranama Archana, […]

Navratri 2020 | Navratri 2020 dates | Navratri 2020 Schedule

Durga Devi

Navratri is a nine-nights festival celebrated in huge scale in India and many other countries where Hindu population is in large numbers. Navratri festival falls in Ashwin Month (Ashwayuja Masam) as per Hindu calendar. Navratri is also called as Maha Navratri, Durga Navratri, Devi Sharan Navratri, Sharadiya Navratri, etc.. Durga Navratri 2020 starts with Kalash Puja […]

Navaratri Vratha Mahatmyam | Why Navratri Vrat is observed in Chaitra Month & Ashwin Month

Durga Mata

What is Navaratri Vratha mahatmyam or mahima? Why Navratri vrat is observed in Chaitra month and Ashwin month (Ashwayuja Navaratri)? Similar to Ugadi and Sankranti, Sharan Navaratri festival celebration is also emerged from the latent knowledge of ancient times. In a scripture, Sage Veda Vyasa exemplifies the Navratri vrat mahima as below: Shrunu raha spravakshami […]

Mahanavami Puja Muhurat, 2 April 2020 | Timings – 9th day Navratri Poojan

In Chaitra Navratri, 9th day of Navratri 2020 is April 2nd and October 24 in Ashwin 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. Maha Navami is the last day of […]

Siddhidatri Puja Vidhi | Maa Siddhidayini Pooja

Siddhidatri Puja Vidhi (Maa Siddhidayini Pooja) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Siddhidatri Navadurga is worshipped on 9th day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Siddhidatri Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), Devi image, […]

9th day of Navratri 2020 – October 25

9th day of Navratri 2020 is April 2 in Chaitra Navratri (Vasant Navratri) & 25 October 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. Navratri Paarana is also observed on this day. Today’s Goddess to worship in […]

Siddhidhatri Mantras – Moola Mantra, Dhyana Sloka, Stotra

Siddhidhatri Mantras – Siddhidhatri Moola Mantra, Siddhidhatri Dhyan Mantra and Siddhidhatri Stotrams are given here. Siddhidhatri Puja is observed on the ninth day of Navratri. Siddhidhatri Mool Mantra Siddhagandharvayakshadyaira surairaramrairapi| sevyamaanaa sadaa bhooyat siddhida siddhidayinee|| Dhayan Mantra Vande Vanchhit Manarorarthe Chandraghrit Shekhram | Kamalsthita Chaturbhuja Siddhi Yashswaneem || Savarnavarna nirvana chakrasthitanavam durga trinetram|| Shankh, Chakra, […]

Siddhidhatri Kavach (Siddhidhatri Kavacham)

Mata Siddhidhatri Ninth Navadurga aspect

Siddhidhatri Kavach (Siddhidhatri Kavacham) is a prayer dedicated to Goddess Siddhidhatri, 9th Navadurga aspect. During Navratri, Siddhidhatri Mata is worshipped on the ninth day. Siddhidhatri is worshipped on the ninth day of Navratri – both Chaitra Navratri (Vasant Navratri) and Sharad Navratri (Ashwin Navratri). Ninth day of Navratri is also observed as Mahanavami, Suvasini Pooja, […]

Durgashtami Puja Muhurat, 1 April 2020 | Timings – 8th day Navratri Poojan

During Chaitra Navratri, 8th day of Navratri 2020 is on 1 April & 24 October in Ashwin Navratri. This day marks Devi Ashtami, Durga Ashtami, Mahashtami, Virashtami.. On this day, Maa Mahagauri is worshipped in Navadurga Sampradaya (Shakteya Sampradayam). Sri Durga Devi is the 8th day Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple Navaratri 2020. During Dasara Navaratri […]

8th day of Navratri 2020 – October 24

8th day of Navratri 2020 is April 1 in Chaitra Navratri (Vasant Navratri) & 24 October 2020 in Sharad Durga Navratri. This day marks Durga Ashtami, Maha Ashtami, Veerashtami, Mahanavami, Sandhi Puja. It also marks the third day of Durga Puja in Bengal, Assam, and other Eastern parts of India. Today’s Goddess to worship in […]

Mahagauri Mantras – Moola Mantra, Dhyana Sloka, Stotra

Here are Mahagauri Mantras – Mahagauri Moola Mantra, Mahagauri Navadurga Dhyana Sloka, and the Stotra lyrics. Mahagauri Mata is the eighth Navadurga Goddess. Mahagauri Mool Mantra Shrete Vrishe Samrudha Shretambradhara Shuchi | Mahagauri Shubham Dhyanmahadevapramodada || Mahagauri Dhyan Vande Vanchhit Kamarth Chandraghrit Shekhram | Singhrudh Chaturbhuja Mahagauri Yashswaneem || Purnandu Nibham Gauri Somchakrasthita Ashtam Durga Trinetram | […]

Mahagauri Kavach (Mahagauri Mata Kavacham)

Mahagauri

Mahagauri Kavach (Mahagauri Mata Kavacham) is a prayer dedicated to Goddess Mahagauri, eighth among Navadurga Goddesses (Nine aspects of Goddess Durga). Maa Mahagauri Puja is observed on eighth day of Navratri – in Vasant Navratri (Chaitra Navratras) and Ashwin Navratri (Sharad Navratras). Eighth day of Navratri is also observed as Maha Ashtami or Durga Ashtami Puja. Here are the […]

Mahagauri Puja Vidhi | Navratri 8th Day Poojan Vidhi

Mahagauri Puja Vidhi (Procedure of Mahagauri Mata Pooja) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Mahagauri Navadurga is worshipped on 8th day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Mahagauri Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), […]

7th day Navratri Puja Muhurat, 31 March 2020

During Chaitra Navratri, 7th day of Navratri 2020 is on 31 March and in Sharad Navratri it is on 23 October. This day marks Devi Saptami, Durga Saptami, Maha Saptami.. On this day, Maa Kalratri is worshipped in Navadurga Sampradaya (Shakteya Sampradayam). Sri Saraswati Devi is the 7th day Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple Navaratri 2020. […]

7th day of Navratri 2020 – October 23

7th day of Navratri 2020 is March 31 (Chaitra Navratri | Vasant Navratri) & 23 October 2020 in Sharad Durga Sharan Navaratri. October 23 is also celebrated as Durga Saptami, Maha Saptami, Devi Saptami. It also marks the second day of Durga Puja in Bengal, Assam, and other Eastern parts of India.. Today’s Goddess to […]

Kalratri Kavach (Kalaratri Mata Kavacham)

Kalratri Kavach (Kalaratri Mata Kavacham) is a prayer dedicated to Goddess Kalratri, seventh among Navadurga Goddesses (Nine aspects of Goddess Durga). Maa Kalratri Puja is observed on seventh day of Navratri – in Vasant Navratri (Chaitra Navratras) and Ashwin Navratri (Sharad Navratras). Seventh day of Navratri is also observed as Maha Saptami or Durga Saptami Puja. Here […]